The Second Vatican Council taught that all the baptized share responsibility for the mission of the Church. Clerics have a fundamental obligation to help lay persons carry out their distinctive part of the Church's mission (cf. cc. 275 As 2; 394; 529 As 2).1.4 1997 Instruction on the Celebration of Diocesan Synods78 This instruction on the institute of the diocesan synod was issued by two curial congregations, the Congregation for Bishops and the Congregation for the Evangelization ofanbsp;...
|Title||:||The Obligation of Clerics to Acknowledge and Foster the Mission of Lay Persons in Selected Institutes of Collaboration|
|Author||:||Jeffrey M. Staab|
|Publisher||:||ProQuest - 2008|