Day 17, July 13: Coming Down the Stretch

Day 17, July 13: Coming Down the Stretch

Frédéric Pellefigue from the Commission on Synthesis and Redaction presented proposed general lines of action. The floor was then opened for comments. As expected, many delegates made observations and suggestions. After lunch, the delegates again met in continental groups to discuss concrete lines of action for each conference. They will return tomorrow for a plenary session.

Day 16, July 12: Moving Towards a Vision

Day 16, July 12: Moving Towards a Vision

…the moderator, announced that the Central Commission wanted to assure the delegates that the final document would likely be only five or six pages. The assembly then once more went into small group discussions over the last part of the final document, on what commitments the Congregation could make regarding our missions and apostolic work.

Day, 15, July 11: Discerning Our Calling

Day, 15, July 11: Discerning Our Calling

Day, 15, July 11: Discerning Our Calling After prayer and the approval of the minutes, the assembly began a discussion on the international missions. Based upon recommendations from the provincial assemblies, the delegates engaged in table discussions about how to...
Flickr follows the General Assembly

Flickr follows the General Assembly

Flickr follows the General Assembly! (For those not active in the various forms of social media Flickr is the digital equivalent of the family photograph album.)