Solidarity with Dalits

"We reaffirm our solidarity with Dalits in India who continue to be oppressed ... We also commit ourselves to rooting out all forms of discrimination within the church and ensuring equal opportunities in leadership roles for Dalit Christians." Catholic Bishops Conference of  India, Plenary Assembly XXXI, 5.ii

Who are the outcast and oppressed in your community? Are they fully included in the life and leadership of the church? What other forms of discrimination might we need to eliminate from the life of the church?

Read the full Final Statement of the Catholic Bishops Conference of India Plenary Assembly XXXI, 13 February 2014 here.

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