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Pope asks bishops, young people to drop their prejudices as synod begins

Pope asks bishops, young people to drop their prejudices as synod begins

| Cindy Wooden | October 3, 2018 | 0 Comments

Pope Francis asked bishops to be bold, honest, open-minded, charitable and, especially, prayerful as they begin a three-week meeting on “young people, the faith and vocational discernment.”

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Synod working document: Young Catholics need church that listens to them

Synod working document: Young Catholics need church that listens to them

| June 19, 2018 | 0 Comments

Young Catholics are looking for a church that listens to their concerns, accompanies them in discerning their vocations and helps them confront the challenges they face, said a working document for the upcoming Synod of Bishops on young people.

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‘Selfie’ culture leads to alienation, departure from reality, pope says

‘Selfie’ culture leads to alienation, departure from reality, pope says

| Junno Arocho Esteves | May 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

While taking selfies can be an occasion to capture treasured memories, it can also be a sign that young men and women are deprived of meaningful human interaction with others, Pope Francis said.

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