Last article of section "Ecumenism"
'In order to progress on our journey towards the full communion for which we long, we need continually to draw inspiration from the gesture of reconciliation and peace by our venerable predecessors Paul VI and Athenagoras I.'
Below is the Vatican-provided text of the message Pope Francis sentto Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, His HolinessBartholomew I, for the Feast of St. Andrew: *** To His Holiness Bartholomaios Archbishop of Constantinople Ecumenical Patriarch Your Holiness, Beloved Brother in Christ, A year...read more
Articles from section "Ecumenism"
Pope Francis Sends Message to Participants Commemorating 50th Anniversary of Nostra Aetate, 70th Anniversary of the Holocaust
The first International Meeting of Rabbis, Cardinals and Bishops, organized by the Neocatechumenal Way took place in Israel last week. The meeting, which commemorated the 50th anniversary of …read more
"I hope that your encounter will be an occasion to strengthen the bonds of fraternity which you share"
Here is the text of Pope Francis' message to the first International Meeting of Rabbis, Cardinals and Bishops, which was sponsored by the Neocatechumenal Way and held at the Domus Galilaeae …read more
Below is the Vatican-provided text of the messagePope Francis sentto His Holiness Tawadros II,Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark: *** To His Holiness Tawadros II Pope …read more
Council for Interreligious Dialogue and Interfaith Conference of Peace Organize Meeting in Lahore
Following the recent attack against two Christian Churches in Lahore, a meeting has been organized to promote peace, harmony and security between Christians and Muslims. The meeting was …read more
Pope Francis says that the cause of Christian unity is "not an optional undertaking" and that the Holy Spirit can accomplish what "humanly does not seem possible." The Pope said this Thursday …read more