Cardinal Archbishop of Westminster

Cardinal Vincent elected Moderator of English small group

In an update after the second day of the Synod, clip Cardinal Vincent reflects on how important the work of the small groups is. He has been elected moderator of an English group of 27 to 28 members. He stresses that this Ordinary Synod, compared to last year’s Extraordinary Synod will be focusing on the details of family life and how we should focus on the positive when it comes to family. 

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