Participants at the Synod on the Family have concluded their small group work and presented the results of their discussions on the third and final part of the working document, dedicated to ‘The Mission of the Family today’. On Wednesday members of a special committee are drawing together the recommendations of all the small groups into a final document which will be presented and voted on by Synod Fathers on Saturday.
Fr. Mike Brehl, Superior General of the Redemptorists made a three minute intervention at the Synod on the Family during the morning session of Tuesday 6th October.
Fr. Brehl spoke about the family and the principle of inclusion that is to be found in the Instrumentum Laboris, as well as in Gaudium et Spes and other papal documents.