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Extraordinary Synod to Address Pastoral Challenges to the Family

The Church reads the signs of the times. This year, she is poised to address the challenges wrought to evangelization by advocacy for the redefinition of marriage, secular divorce, cohabitation and other developments regarding family life. A working document entitled The Pastoral Challenges of the Family in the Context of Evangelization has been drawn up to guide the extraordinary synod of bishops.

The synod of bishops is an advisory body to the pope,...