Canon Text
Canon 342.
Previous Next
The synod of Bishops is a group of Bishops selected from different parts of the world, who meet together at specified times to promote the close relationship between the Roman Pontiff and the Bishops. These Bishops, by their counsel, assist the Roman Pontiff in the defence and development of faith and morals and in the preservation and strengthening of ecclesiastical discipline. They also consider questions concerning the mission of the Church in the world.

Page generated in 0.0023 seconds.

Website code © 2020 (MIT License). Version 2.7.2 FAQ
Scroll to top