Dr Nicola Brady & Fr Declan Hurley (Co-Chairpersons)
Ms Paula McKeown & Bishop Brendan Leahy (Deputy Chairs), Ms Julieann Moran (General Secretary)

Welcome to the Irish Synodal Pathway

On 10 March 2021, the Irish Catholic Bishops’ Conference announced a new Synodal Pathway for the Catholic Church in Ireland leading to the holding of a National Synodal Assembly or Assemblies within the next five years. This process will focus on the question:

What does God want from the Church in Ireland at this time?

We hope this website will become an important stopping point on that journey, resourcing each one of us as we continue our Synodal journey.

Day of Marian Prayer for the Work of the Synod

At the request of the Holy Father, the Secretariat responsible for the Universal Synod has invited the Church around the world to hold a moment of Marian Prayer on 31st May (the Feast of the Visitation and the last day of the Marian Month of May) to place the work...

|11. 05. 2023.

Update for Parishes and Groups

​Synod 2021-2024: For a synodal Church: communion, participation and mission  In October 2021 the Catholic Church's synodal process on the theme of synodality began. This was the first time that a worldwide listening process and consultation with parishes and...

|29. 03. 2023.