LISTENING AND DIALOGUE

More than 222,000 people participated in Phase I: Listening and Dialogue, contributing 17,457 submissions. The voices of the faithful helped all of us to understand something of the historical experience and the current reality of the Catholic Church in Australia. This gathered data also reveals some deeper hopes and questions, and the diverse yearnings, that we continue to be challenged to consider together.

Reports

Including the Final Report for Listening and Dialogue, Snapshot Reports for the Themes and Diocesan Reports

The National Themes for Discernment

Checklist of resources you need to run a Listening and Discernment Session, steps and submission forms.

Your Voice

A sample of some of the submissions for Listening and Dialogue

Resources

Archive of Listening and Dialogue Resources

The Plenary Council Journey

History and Theology

2018

 In 2018, when the decision to hold a Plenary Council was announced, the entire People of God in Australia began preparing for this historic moment by listening to God and by listening to one another’s stories of faith.

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Listening and Dialogue

2018-2019

More than 222,000 people participated in Phase I: Listening and Dialogue, contributing 17,457 submissions.