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GC 27: Ringside Views and News - 16: RADICAL? Not So Far! But May be Yet!!
By Fr. Jose Parappully, SDB
Kolkata, Apr. 6. .  ROME:  After the excitement of the election of the new General Council, and the private audience with Pope Francis, the Chapter members went back to drafting and discussion of the Chapter theme document.

Members have been divided into five Commissions. Three of this work on the Chapter theme and one is the Juridical Commission which examines various proposals from the Provinces and individuals and brings for discussion and voting to the Assembly the Commission`s own proposals based on these.

A Drafting Committee had also been formed some weeks ago. This Committee had drawn up preliminary drafts of the Listening, Interpretation and Way Forward sections.
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