Youth Synod

This Ad Hoc Working Group developed a SurveyMonkey instrument. Priests were asked to return the survey by mid-February 2018. Survey results are to be delivered to the US bishops, the Vatican Synod office and to the public. 

Chairs:
Robert Beirne, beirnebob@hotmail.com and John Stabeno, jstab@comcast.net
AUSCP Leadership Team Liaison: Bob Bonnot, auscpbonnot@gmail.com

Posted August 13, 2018: NCR article, "Synod document takes inclusive tone toward youth who disagree with church. READ it HERE

Posted August 14, 2018: Men's religious orders focus on youth synod. READ it HERE

CLICK HERE TO READ THE AUSCP DOCUMENT DESCRIBED BELOW:

UNITED STATES PRIESTS’ VIEWS
ON MINISTRY TO
YOUNG PEOPLE, THEIR FAITH, 

AND VOCATIONAL DISCERNMENT:
A PRIESTS’ PASTORAL VOICE OF HOPE AND JOY
WITHIN OUR PILGRIM CHURCH

 A report from
the Association of U.S. Catholic Priests (AUSCP),
including a report from the National Catholic Office for the Deaf,
based on a Survey of priests and others in the U.S.
and their responses to 11 of the questions
prepared by the Secretariat for the Synod of Bishops
in anticipation of the 2018 Synod