Synod Begins: Pope Celebrates Opening Mass With Bishops

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It’s a big day for the global Church as the Synod of Bishops kicked off Wednesday, Oct. 4.

Pope Francis celebrated the opening Mass in St. Peter’s Square. 

The month-long meeting is focused on how to transform the Church, making it more collaborative. 

John Allen, Vatican expert and editor of Crux, joins Currents News to discuss what the bishops will discuss.Be sure to stay with The Tablet and Currents News for continuing coverage of this synod meeting all month long.