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Here you will find texts and links to a variety of scripture passages and reflections to accompany each stage of the Synodal process, for either group or personal use.

Scripture Reflections

Journeying
The journey to Emmaus (Luke 24:13-35): An Ignatian Reflection on 'Supper at Emmaus', by Matthias Stom

Listening 
Hearing Gods call (John 1:35-39): Encountering God, Day 7
The Story of Bartimaeus (Mark 10:46-52)

Discernment
Discerning Christ’s call, Day 1 (Mark 1:21-39)

Communion
Living as One (Acts 2:42-47)
The Journey of the Synodal Community (Ephesians 4:1-16, 5:2)
The First Council (Acts 15:1-35)

Mission
Spiritual Gifts (1 Corinthians 12:1-15,22,25-31): Gifts at the Service of Community
Go out to the whole world (Mark 16:13-19)
Sharing the Good News
'Feed' and 'Tend' Others, Day 4 (John 21:1-19)

Prayers and Reflections

Find a resource of prayers and reflections on Journeying, Listening, Discernment and Mission here.