On Sunday, 17 October 2021, churches will begin their journey on the synodal path leading to the XVI Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops in 2023.

To assist parishes with the liturgical celebration to open the Diocesan Phase of the Synodal Process, specifically with respect to the Sunday Eucharist on October 17th, please find below the documents in English and French.

Suggestion for Liturgy for Synod - English
Suggestions for the Liturgy to celebrate the Opening of the Synod in local Churches

Suggestion for Liturgy for Synod - FrenchSuggestions pour la Célébration liturgique lors de l'ouverture du Synode dans les Églises locales

Click here for more information on the Synod.

Considerations for the Use
of Technology in the Liturgy
Sunday Celebration of the Word
in the Absence of a Priest 
During the Time of Pandemic
Gathered Into One Guidelines for Liturgical Celebrations
in Schools