Synod

You Are Invited to Participate in the Archdiocesan Synod Process

Please help us participate by completing a 10-15 minute survey as soon as possible. The survey will only be available from February 1- March 1 and will ask you to reflect on your own spiritual growth and enable you to provide feedback on our parish’s efforts to help you grow. All responses will be confidential and the parish will only receive information about the
community as whole.
For question one select: Archdiocese of Saint Paul & Minneapolis and for question two select: Saint Alphonsus, Brooklyn Center, MN

Click to take the Survey

Why should I go?
You know what’s working and what needs work in your parish and this Archdiocese. This is your opportunity to shape the future of your local church.

What’s this for?
Archbishop Bernard Hebda is seeking your feedback to help discern and establish focus areas for this Archdiocese. He plans to attend all 20 events.

What will happen?
We will pray together for the Synod and our Archdiocese. We will discuss what’s working as well as our challenges and opportunities.

What do I do?
Just show up. All are welcome! The Church needs your voice

Where and When?
There are 20 Prayer and Listening Event options throughout the Archdiocese – choose one that works for you. 
Date & Location of Upcoming Listening Sessions
Tuesday, Feb. 11, 6-9 p.m. Providence Academy in Plymouth
Saturday, Feb. 15, 9 a.m.-noon Lumen Christi in St. Paul
Tuesday, Feb. 18, 6-9 p.m. St. Stephen in Anoka
Thursday, Feb. 27, 6-9 p.m. Our Lady of Grace in Edina
Saturday, Feb. 29, 9 a.m.-noon St. Pius V in Cannon Falls
Saturday, March 7, 9 a.m.-noon Transfiguration in Oakdale
Saturday, March 14, 9 a.m.-noon (English and Spanish) St. Alphonsus in Brooklyn Center

Archbishop Hebda offers a welcome and introduction to the Archdiocesan Synod process.