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Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs


Did you Know?

Have you noticed on your calendar that most years Protestant and Roman Catholic Christians celebrate Easter on one date, and Orthodox Christians on another? This year, Orthodox Christians will celebrate on April 12th, one week later than Roman Catholics. This document, prepared and approved by the World Council of Churches in 1997, outlines the reasons for this and practical suggestions for one Easter celebration in all of Christendom in an attempt to further Christian Unity.  

Current Issues and recent news

In commemoration of Mahavir Jayanti, the Vatican released Christians and Jains: Together to promote care for the elderly. The full text can be read here.

Coming up

Nostra Aetate Conference, May 19-21, 2015

father-john-crossin-200x270A Note from our Executive Director

Una carta por nuestro Director Ejecutivo

Fr. John Crossin, OSFS,
Executive Director,
Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs

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