On Saturday 18 October 2014, the Final Message of the Third Extraordinary Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, dedicated to the “Pastoral challenges to the family in the context of evangelisation” was released.
They Synod was in session from 5-19 October.
The speakers presenting the final message at a press conference in the Vatican were Cardinals Raymundo Damasceno Assis, archbishop of Aparecida, Brazil, delegate president; Gianfranco Ravasi, president of the Pontifical Council for Culture and president of the Commission for the Message and Oswald Gracias, archbishop of Bombay, India.
You can read or download the Synod Fathers’ Final Message by clicking on the link below or to the right of this page.
Our web section on the Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on the Family