• Synod - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

    en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Synod A synod / ˈ s ɪ n ə d / historically is a council of a church, usually convened to decide an issue of doctrine, administration or application. In modern usage, the ...
  • Synod | Define Synod at Dictionary.com

    dictionary.reference.com/browse/synod Synod definition, an assembly of ecclesiastics or other church delegates, convoked pursuant to the law of the church, for the discussion and decision of ...
  • Synod | Definition of Synod by Merriam-Webster

    www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/synod Define synod: a formal meeting of church leaders—usage, synonyms, more. Follow: GAMES; WORD OF THE DAY; VIDEO; WORDS AT PLAY; FAVORITES; SINCE 1828. Menu ...
    • 2014-2015 Synods of Bishops on the Family

      www.usccb.org/.../2014-2015-synods-of-bishops-on-the-family.cfm On October 8, 2013, Pope Francis announced that in October 2014 there would be an Extraordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops on topics related to the ...
    • Synods - Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

      www.elca.org/About/Synods Synods coordinate the work of congregations and plan for the ELCA's mission (which is one dimension of God's larger mission) in their area.
    • synod - Wiktionary

      en.wiktionary.org/wiki/synod synod ‎(plural synods) An ecclesiastic council or meeting to consult on church matters. An administrative division of churches, either the entire ...