Recommended Reading and Resources
As we prepare to journey together on a Synodal Pathway, the following is a list of some recommended reading which every person can undertake as part of preparing for this synodal process:
A Compendium of the Catechism is available from www.veritas.ie
Lumen gentium (Light of the Nations), the Dogmatic Constitution on the Church, is one of the principal documents of the Second Vatican Council.
Gaudium et Spes (The Joys and Hopes), Pastoral Constitution on the Church in the Modern World.
Additional background reading
Fratelli tutti (3 October 2020) On Fraternity and Social Friendship.
Laudato si’ (24 May 2015) On Care for our Common Home.
Lumen fidei (29 June 2013) This document focuses on the importance of reviving and strengthening faith in a modern, secular world.