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The Russian Orthodox Church has expressed its regret over the decision by the Church of England to allow women bishops, saying it is a diversion from the “initial church order” and follows “modern liberal trends.” Metroplitan Hilarion of Volokolamsk, head of the Orthodox church's external relations, told Interfax...read more
Articles from section "Ecumenism"
Pope Francis has shown his enthusiasm for ecumenism through a private video recorded for longtime friend, Anglican Episcopal Bishop Tony Palmer, which was played at a gathering of Kenneth …read more
The leaders of the three ordinariates - the structures set up to allow former Anglican clergy and lay people to enter the full communion of the Catholic Church, bringing with them much of …read more
This will be a crucial year for ecumenism, particularly concerning Catholic-Orthodox relations, the head of the Vatican’s Christian Unity council has said. In an interview with charity Aid to …read more
The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity ended Saturday with the feast of the Conversion of Saint Paul. There have been many appeals by the Pope in these days to overcome the “scandal” of …read more
European bishops meeting in Genoa, Italy, have appealed to the continent’s Christians to work for a “common witness” in society. The Presidency of the Council of European Episcopal …read more