Last article of section "Ecumenism"
On 21 November 1964, after a long and laborious process, the Council Fathers approved the decree on ecumenism, “Unitatis Redintegratio” by 2,137 votes to 11. The document, which undoubtedly marked a qualitative leap in the relations between the Catholic Church and the other Churches and ecclesial Communities, conti...read more
Articles from section "Ecumenism"
The following is a statement from the bishops's conference of England and Wales, issued in response to a vote on July 14 to ordain bishops in the Church of England. The ballot took place …read more
Pope Francis has said that if Catholics and Orthodox Christians learn to look at one another in God with the help of the Holy Spirit, then members of the two churches will cooperate more …read more
The Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, Bartholomew I, has written a letter to Pope Francis on the Solemnity of the Apostles Sts. Peter and Paul. Here below is the letter, given to Pope …read more
Here is the translation of the Holy Father's address to the delegation from the Ecumenical Patriarchate of Constantinople, His Holiness Bartholomew I, for the Feast of Saints Peter and Paul. …read more
Cardinal Kurt Koch, president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, and the Most Reverend Justin Welby, Archbishop of Canterbury, on Sunday launched the new Website of the …read more