(02) 9847 0030

Speakers: Synodality in Practice


Speakers at this year's eConference will focus on models of leadership in the contemporary Church, draw fresh insights from Pope Francis' vision of synodality and examine how the upcoming Plenary Council may help promote a more inclusive, dialogical Church.




Archbishop Mark ColeridgeArchbishop of Brisbane and Chair of the Bishops Commission for the 2020 Plenary Council.
Topic: Leaders that Listen: Synodality in Practice.

Mrs Lana Turvey-Collins, Plenary Council Facilitator 
Topic: Synodality in Practice-Preparing for the Australian Plenary Council.

Professor Massimo Faggioli Professor of Historical Theology, Villanova University, Philadelphia, USA and Conjoint Professor, BBI-The Australian Institute of Theological Education.
Topic: Structures of Synodality: Insights from Pope Francis.

Professor Richard LennanProfessor of Systematic Theology, School of Theology and Ministry, Boston College, USA.
Topic: Change and the Church's Tradition.

Dr Gemma Cruz, Senior Lecturer, School of Theology, Institute of Religion and Critical Inquiry, Australian Catholic University
Topic: Synodality, Community and the Margins.

Back to top