Theology


The Synod Theology Group has been established to draw on theological, educational and research expertise of key people in the Archdiocese of Liverpool to advise the Synod Planning Group as to theological dimensions of Synod 2020.

The main tasks of this group are:

Resources


The Meaning of Synod: A Short Guide (Coming Soon)

Synodality in the Life and Mission of the Church (International Theological Commission, 2018)

Synodality and Primacy During the First Millennium (Joint International Commission for Theological Dialogue
between the Roman Catholic Church and the Orthodox Church, 2016)

Walking Together on the Way: Learning to Be the Church—Local, Regional, Universal (ARCIC III, 2017)

A Catholic Commentary on Walking Together on the Way (Ormond Rush, 2018)

Diocesan Synods in Canon Law - The Canons from the 1983 code which pertain to a Diocesan Synod


The Synod Theology Group is:

Rev Stephen Pritchard, Synod Working Party
Rev Dr Peter McGrail, Associate Professor and Head of Department of Theology, Philosophy and Religious Studies. Liverpool Hope University
Professor John Sullivan, Emeritus Professor, Liverpool Hope University
Dr Ros Stuart-Buttle, Senior Lecturer in Theology and Education, Centre for Christian Education, Liverpool Hope University
Rev Dr Taras Khomych, Lecturer in Theology, Department of Theology, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Liverpool Hope University 
Rev Dr Andrew Unsworth PGCE, Coordinator for Clergy Formation, Archdiocese of Liverpool.
Mr Paul Robbins BSc, ACA, JCL, MCL, Canonist
Dr Dominika Kurek-Chomycz, Senior Lecturer in New Testament Studies, Department of Theology, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Liverpool Hope University
Dr Gergely Juhasz, Senior Lecturer in Theology, Department of Theology, Philosophy and Religious Studies, Liverpool Hope University.

They can be contacted via the Synod Office.