Friends and Family

Dear Friends, 

As the Catholic Church moves towards the 2023 Synod, and in the spirit of fraternity, we respectfully reach out to the wider community and invite you to reflect on these four short questions and to share your replies and thoughts with us.

Synod Questionnaire for Friends and Families
Pope Francis has initiated a Global Synod: a “spiritual conversation” in the world-wide Catholic Church, to once again reflect on her mission in today’s world.

He reaffirms that, ‘today is a time of fraternity’, a time to open our heart.’ to make room for peace in our lives by cultivating dialogue and fraternity among one another’.

Anonymous Questionnaire for your Family and Friends

In the spirit of fraternity we respectfully reach out to you and invite you to reflect on these questions and share your replies and thoughts with us.

Please select your age group

Please select your age group

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How would you describe yourself?

How would you describe yourself?

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My Thoughts about the Catholic Church
There is no need to write at length - but if you do need more space - the boxes below will expand.

Please note that your comments, made anonymously.

Please note that if your answers include specific safeguarding concerns please report directly to the Diocesan Safeguarding Advisor, John Smith (01382 225453), or safeguarding@dunkelddiocese.org.uk
  1. In what ways do you think the Catholic Church stands for good in our world?
  1. In what ways do you think the Catholic Church stands for good in our world?
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2. What would make the Catholic Church more attractive to you?
2. What would make the Catholic Church more attractive to you?
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3. What do you see needs to change in the Catholic Church to attract young people?
3. What do you see needs to change in the Catholic Church to attract young people?
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4. What are the barriers that prevent you from attending Mass?
4. What are the barriers that prevent you from attending Mass?
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Diocese of Dunkeld - Synod Survey

Please return your completed questionnaires to Diocesan Offices, 24-28 Lawside Road, Dundee. DD3 6XY or email bishop@dunkelddiocese.org.uk