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Church official in Amazon sees 3 ‘tensions’ at upcoming synod

July 03, 2019

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CWN Editor's Note: Mr. Mauricio L√≥pez Oropeza, executive secretary of REPAM (the Pan-Amazonian Ecclesial Network), sees three “tensions” at the upcoming Special Assembly of the Synod of Bishops for the Pan-Amazon Region: the synod’s scope (territoriality or universality), “temporality” (“between the kairos of the ‘new paths for the Church’ and the chronos of the urgency to respond to the socio-environmental crisis”), and reform (centrality or synodality).

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