The resources below are intended to inform your parishioners about the Archdiocesan Synod, promote prayer and encourage participation.

Please also encourage parishioners to visit the Archdiocesan Synod web page in English ( and Spanish (

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Archbishop Bernard Hebda announces a delay in the Archdiocesan Synod process.

In this Archdiocesan Synod: Prayer Video for March 2020, schoolchildren from Immaculate Conception School in Columbia Heights show us how to continue praying for the Archdiocesan Synod.

A look at some of the Pre-Synod Prayer and Listening Events held across the Archdiocese in Winter 2020.

Archdiocesan Synod: A new day in the Archdiocese.

Watch the bi-weekly prayer video for December 2019.

An invitation for all Catholics to attend a Prayer and Listening Event this fall / winter.

A message for those who may be experiencing difficulties in their faith or with the Church.

To help wrap the 2-year Synod process in prayer, the Archdiocese is producing bi-monthly videos to help all of us grow deeper in prayer. October’s video leans on one of the Church’s more youthful members, her family and Archbishop Hebda to help us find focus in a world filled with distractions.

A look at the first of 20 pre-Synod Prayer and Listening Events, held Sept. 24, 2019 at St. Victoria in Victoria.

Archbishop Bernard Hebda invites youth to join in a Synod session at Archdiocesan Youth Day 2019, Saturday, November 16. Learn more at

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

Print Resources

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Come Holy Spirit (Pre-Synod Song)

Audio file of “Come Holy Spirit” (Pre-Synod Song) by Father Michael Joncas – Words and Music. (Download)

Audio file of “Come Holy Spirit” (Pre-Synod Song) by Father Michael Joncas – Music Only. (Download)

Music: “Come Holy Spirit” (Pre-Synod Song) by Father Michael Joncas

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