- Sep 17, 2020
After the first round of voting in the Oct. 3-28 Synod of Bishops, it’s become clear that this is Pope Francis’s event — his people, his rules, his approach.
Sex abuse, LGBT concerns, migration, and technology took center stage during the first full day of Synod discussions.
Archbishop Anthony Fisher of Australia says there’s still a lot of work to do to recover from the clerical sexual abuse scandals in the Church.
Shockwaves sett off by the clerical abuse scandals and Australia’s Royal Commission may revive a seemingly settled debate over an alternative mode for the sacrament of confession.
Archbishop Anthony Fisher of Sydney speaks about the lasting influence of World Youth Day in Sydney and his hope for the upcoming Synod on young people.
The newly elected head of the Australian Catholic Bishops’ Conference discusses the looming trial of Cardinal George Pell, ‘Amoris Laetitia,’ and more.