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New Ways Ministry: Synod Document Opens Door for Greater LGBTQ+ Inclusion

(New Ways Ministry. Francis DeBernardo).

Today, the Vatican released the latest working document for the Synod on Synodality. This document, known as the Instrumentum Laboris, will guide deliberations at the Synod’s final General Assembly in Rome this October. This week, Bondings 2.0 will provide ongoing coverage about the document and its reception, beginning with the following statement.

Even without specific mention of LGBTQ+ issues, the latest working document for the Synod on Synodality opens the door for greater inclusion in the Catholic Church, if Catholics commit to living its vision.