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"
On June 5, Aram I, Catholicos of the Armenian Apostolic Church of Cilicia, will visit Rome to meet with Pope Francis. Aram I was elected Catholicos of Cilicia of Antelias in 1995. The …read more
The Archbishop of Canterbury, Justin Welby, will meet Pope Francis at the Vatican next month, Lambeth Palace has announced. The Anglican leader will be received by the Pope in private …read more
The choir of the Sistine Chapel, together with the Synodal Choir of Moscow, performed a concert of sacred music on Tuesday night in honor of the 5th anniversary of Kyrill’s reign as patriarch …read more
In a highly symbolic celebration at the Basilica of the Holy Sepulchre on Sunday, Pope Francis and Orthodox Patriarch Bartholomew I spoke of their common resolve to enable Christ’s prayer for …read more
Here is the text of the address given this evening by Pope Francis at a joint prayer service held with Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I at theBasilica of the Holy Sepulchre in Jerusalem. * …read more