Canadian Bishops Write Letter Affirming Importance of Laity / Zenit: The World Seen from Rome

Echo criticism of clericalism often made by Pope Francis

The Episcopal Commission for Doctrine of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB) has released a new document entitled The Co-responsibility of the lay Faithful in the Church and the World.

“This pastoral letter explores the great responsibility of the laity in God’s plan for the world, in which they are not simply collaborators of the clergy but are truly “co-responsible” for the Church’s being and acting …”

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  1. #1 by Ed ward N.Wilson on September 24, 2016 - 9:25 AM

    I wonder whether the USCCB was invited to join this.

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