Latin America - Conversations on the Good Life
As part of the preparation for the 2019 Synod on the Amazon, the Church in Guyana has been carrying out a series of consultations within communities across the country. The Synod's theme is New Paths for the Church and for an Integral Ecology. The purpose of the synodal process of consultation is to generate an awareness of the crisis of the Amazon forest and its inhabitants. It hopes to bring forward new ways of the Church and community working together in a time of rapid environmental and social change. Within the Central Rupununi where I live, we have been listening to the hopes, dreams and struggles of people in the sixteen villages which we serve. Read more...