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Synod Update - Part Two

Posted on October 07, 2023 in: General News

Synod Update - Part Two

We Spoke, They Listened!

In October of 2021, Pope Francis told parishes around the world that he wanted to hear from them about what it’s like being a Catholic today. Many asked “Will this make a difference?” Believe it or not, THEY LISTENED! Some of the issues raised in U.S. parishes were also raised by Catholics around the world! These common issues will be discussed at an international Synod to be held Oct. 4-29, 2023 in Rome. In the next four weeks, we will be providing links to documents intended to increase our participation in this ongoing dialogue

Part Two Update


Reporting Abuse

Sexual Abuse Hotline: Bishop Knestout encourages anyone aware of sexual abuse of minors on the part of clergy or staff of our Diocese to notify civil authorities, call Attorney General’s Clergy Abuse Hotline at 1-833-454-9064 and reach out to the Diocesan Victim Assistance Coordinator, Jennifer Sloan at 1-877-887-9603.