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May - July 2019: Listening & Discernment across the Diocese
Synod Members meet with people and groups in their Pastoral Areas, parishes, and elsewhere to facilitate reflection and response to the Synod Questions.The deadline for submitting listening data to the Synod Office is Tuesday 16 July 2019. The Online Survey closes on 30 June 2019.
September 2019: Meetings of Synod Members
Presentation of Synod Themes: Members attend one of these meetings.
- Saturday 21 September
Meeting of Synod Members, The Edge, Wigan, 9:30am - 4pm
- Wednesday 25 September
Meeting of Synod Members, The Edge, Wigan, 10:30am - 5pm
For Members on the Isle of Man this Meeting of Members will take place on Saturday 12 October 2019 at St Anthony's, Onchan.
Sunday 13 October 2019: Synod Sunday
Synod themes are presented with resources and a Pastoral Letter
October 2019 - April 2020: Exploring, Listening, and Inviting
Synod Members will arrange gatherings locally to explore the Synod Themes. Resources will be provided by the Synod Office.
April and May 2020: Proposals Meetings
5 events around the Archdiocese. Synod Members gather and, informed by the exploration and listening that they have done, we will move from Themes to Proposals. Members go to one of these meetings. [Dates TBC]
June 2020: Meetings of Synod Members
Briefing on Proposals: Members attend one of these meetings.
There will be a separate Meeting of Members for Members on the Isle of Man. Details to be arranged.
June - October 2020: Local Gatherings
Arranged by Members to look at published proposals
8 - 16 October 2020: Archdiocesan Novena culminating in an evening of prayer on Friday 16 October 2020
17 October 2020: Synod Saturday
at the Sunloch Suite, Aintree
18 October 2020: Synod Sunday
In the Metropolitan Cathedral, Liverpool
November 2020: Acknowledgement of Outcomes in Parishes