The 1980 Synod of Bishops on the Family

This podcast recalls why the 1980 Bishops' Synod on family took place and what it was like to be there

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Family theologian Dr David Thomas advised the US Bishops at the 1980 Synod of Bishops on the Family in Rome. The resulting document, an Apostolic Exhortation of Pope John Paul II, called Familiaris Consortio was released a year later. 

In this podcast, Dr Thomas recalls why the Synod on family took place and what it was like to be there.

Duration: 10m

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