If you’ve been part of the Catholic world for the last week or two, you may have heard about the Synod that’s currently taking place in Rome. What exactly is a synod? Essentially, it’s a gathering of bishops from around the world to discuss important issues. In this case, the bishops are discussing topics related to the family.

Wanna learn more? Check out this 5-minute video from CNA’s Rome bureau chief, Alan Holdren: