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Hundreds of people went to the cemetery to prepare their loved ones’ graves for the feast of All Souls

The bishops have called for ‘courageous and imaginative political leadership’ ahead of UN conference

Synod fathers approve 94-paragraph report at end of three-week gathering

The group provided detailed suggestions for divorced and civilly remarried Catholics who want to receive the sacraments

‘If we are going to really accompany people, we have to first of all engage them,’ says Archbishop Cupich

Pope says God’s love is not reserved to those who follow the Commandments

Most of the synod’s 13 working groups have asked for a greater use of Scripture in the synod’s text

US bishop spoke about the need to affirm Church teaching while accompanying all Catholics on the path to holiness

In a surprise speech to the synod, Francis said the ‘Catholic doctrine on marriage has not been touched or put into question’

Pope Francis has spoken at the opening of the Synod of Bishops on the Family