The Big April Ask


Survey for Young People: The Big April Ask

We want to Listen to Young People ....


Pope Francis has proposed that next Synod of Bishops will focus on “Young People, the Faith and Vocational Discernment”.


In order to prepare for the Synod of Bishops, a Preparatory Document has been released. This will help people to reflect and assist reflection and discussion. It also contains questions for young people and leaders.


  1. The Big April Ask - is a Survey Prepared by Youth Leaders throughout Ireland. It is hosted on Survey Monkey and is ideal for students in school, third level students and any young person aged 16-30. It takes approximately 2 minutes. This is being conducted at a national level. Please complete the survey with your students by April 30: SurveyMonkey: The Big April Ask 


  1. Listening “Encounter” On Tuesday  25th April - St. Paul's Church, Arran Quay @ 7:30pm – young people are invited to attend a “listening evening”. This will be hosted by the St. Paul’s team and volunteers, where young peoples' contributions will be the central focus.


  • Further dates and venues will be added.

All Resources for the Synod on Young People and related resources can be found here 





Gerard Gallagher

Office for Evangelisation & Ecumenism

Holy Cross College,


Dublin 3

01 - 8379253-242


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