Gerry McKernan is parish priest of St. Kevin’s, Lower Templestowe. He has been active in church reform at the local level for several decades, and has facilitated the parish’s contribution to the Plenary Council. He is on the editorial committee of www.senseofthefaithful.org.au.
The pandemic is forcing communities everywhere to adopt new approaches, unthinkable only a few months ago. This must apply to the Catholic Church too, and provides an opportunity to revive its Plenary Council process. Continue reading »