Maktaba-e-Anaveem Pakistan (MAP) (Peoples’ Forum for Contextual Theologies) Organised 6 Seminars for the laity in Pakistan introducing them about 16th Bishop’s Synod 2023

Maktaba-e-Anaveem Pakistan (MAP) took the initiative to introduce 16th Bishop’s Synod 2023 to the laity in Pakistan. In this regard MAP has published one booklet complied by Fr. Emmanuel Asi. This is a short but brief introduction, historical background, process of bishop synod. MAP is freely distributing this booklet to the laity, participants of the sessions on synod and clergy. This is a contribution of MAP to give awareness to the laity in Pakistan.

Maktaba-e-Anaveem Pakistan (MAP) is peoples’ forum for contextual Theologies in Pakistan. Since its birth in February 1989, Maktaba-e-Anaveem Pakistan (MAP) has been committed to empower laity in the Church by providing them training and opportunities for appropriate theological formation through seminars, consultations, training programs, and workshops.

Maktaba-e-Anaveem Pakistan (MAP) has a vision and a Mission statement and our guiding slogan is “21st Century is the Century of the Laity”. MAP thus focuses its all attention on three targets viz. FORMATION, PARTICIPATION and LEADERSHIP by the Laity in the church. MAP is focusing on this synod because the main theme of the synod is “A Synodal Church of Communion, Participation and Mission” which is a vision of MAP for the laity. All in all MAP held 6 seminars both Online and Offline beginning from Novemeber 2021 until February 2022 building capacities of 400+ laity in Pakistan.