December 2023

Cardijn Research

Nguyen Manh Hà, founder of the YCW in Hai Phong

Au revoir, Jacques Delors: From the JOC to the European Union

Merry Christmas from the nightshift

Georges Abrassart, a Belgian Sillonist priest

Cardijn’s devastating critique of the 1967 Vatican Council of the Laity

Synodal Reflections

The clericalisation of the Dicastery for Laity

Simple, practical synodality

An alternative model for a Vatican Council of the Laity

Cardijn’s devastating critique

Catholic social principles for a synodal Church

September 2023

Cardijn Research

The early YCW and its enquiries

France, a mission country?

Fears for the ICO Conference… in 1967!

Cardijn’s proposal for a ‘Roman Centre’ for the lay apostolate

Synodal Reflections

Pepe & Amalia Palacio and Enrique Angelelli: Synodality in action

A century of struggle: International lay movements in a synodal Church

An unacceptable wardship model

What were the ‘acquired rights’ of the ICOs?

Cardijn’s proposal for a ‘Roman Centre’ for the lay apostolate

Fears for the ICO Conference… in 1967!

July 2023

Cardijn Research

Centenary of the birth of Blessed Enrique Angelelli

Synodal Reflections

Enrique Angelelli, a model for a synodal Church

Léon Ollé-Laprune: See-judge-decide or the origin of the See-judge-act

Deacons too!

Where are the international organisations?

What about the clergy without a voice?

The struggle of memory against forgetting

Legion of Mary: 170 countries, millions of members but…

Vinnies: 153 countries, 1.8 million members and volunteers but not at the Synod

Pax Romana IMCS: 70 countries, 1 million members but not represented at the Synod

Aussies at the Synod

‘Walking together’… without lay movements and associations?