Thanks to all who participated in Phase 1 of the recent Listening Process ‘From Parish to Mission’, either as contributors or facilitators!
A General Synthesis has now been compiled from the work of the Steering Group’s ‘Synthesis Team’ and has been presented to Bishop Marcus by members of The Twelve.
Read and download the General Synthesis of the full Synodal Report here:
… and some of your suggestions are already being put in place …!
… for example, one of the main ‘themes’ mentioned across many of the Synodal Listening Sessions was that ‘Communication is Key!’ This is the title adopted for a short, separate Communications Study and Sub-Report compiled using the primary source material (facilitators’ notes from all in-person parish meetings and all online submissions). This sub-report is intended for local use, to help inform Phase 2 sessions. It may be viewed and downloaded here:
(Watch this space, as further single-study Sub-Reports detailing other ‘themes’ raised by respondents may follow …)