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Mar Gewargis III Chosen to Head Assyrian Church of the East
In a message to newly elected Patriarch Mar Gewargis III, Pope Francis expressed his solidarity with Christians in the Middle East suffering persecution. Mar Gewargis III was elected as the Catholicos Patriarch of the Assyrian Church of the East on September 18th. The Pope sent the message the day before his dep...read more
Articles from section "Ecumenism"
Here is the Vatican-provided translation of the Holy Father's address during his audience with the Ecumenical Delegation of Finland, who are in Rome for their annual pilgrimage to celebrate …read more
Here is the text of a message signed by the Patriarchs and leaders of the Christian communities for the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity. * * * We the Patriarchs and heads of Christian …read more
The annual week of Prayer for Christian Unity began yesterday and stretches through this Sunday's feast of the Conversion of St. Paul. The theme this year is "Jesus said to her: 'Give me to …read more
The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) and the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity (PCPCU) will jointly host an ecumenical event in the fall of 2016 as a continuation of the process …read more
The leaders of the three ordinariates for ex-Anglicans will meet next month in London. It will be the second time the three ordinaries have gathered together. From Feb. 6-13, Monsignor Keith …read more