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Ecumenical Documents and News Releases

 

General Ecumenical Resources

Becoming One September, 2013
Bishop Madden writes on emerging trends in ecumenism in America Magazine

Spirituality, Ministry, and Ecumenism, August 2013
Speech of Fr. John Crossin

Ecumenical and Interreligious Sensitivity in Preaching, June 2013
Fr. John Crossin speaks at the University of Notre Dame

The Current State of Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs,June 2013
Speech of Bishop Madden to the Tantur Ecumenical Institute

Pope Francis's Challenge: Staying Angry or Encountering Christ, August 2013
Blog posting by Fr. John Crossin

Ecumenical and Interreligious Sensitivity in Preaching

Fr. John Crossin

Building a Culture of Encounter

Fr. John Crossin

Recent Ecumenical Firsts, May 2013
Blog posting by Fr. Ronald Roberson

Dialogue and Rebuilding Trust after Tragedy
April 2013
Blog posting by Dr. Anthony Cirelli

The Church Undivided
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Victor Gaetan discusses Benedict XVI's ecumenical legacy in the Journal of Foreign Affairs

Orthodox

North American Orthodox-Catholic Theological Consultation

Documents

2011- Present
2000-2010
1990-1999
1980-1989
1969-1979
Special Statements

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Oriental Orthodox

Documents

Guidelines Concerning the Pastoral Care of Oriental Orthodox Students in Catholic Schools,1999
Statement on the Eucharist,1983
Purpose, Scope, and Method of the Dialogue between the Oriental Orthodox and Roman Catholic Churches, November 1980

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Polish National Catholics

 Documents

Joint Declaration on Unity, May 17, 2006

Journeying Together in Christ: The Journey Continues. The Report of the Polish National Catholic-Roman Catholic Dialogue 1989-2002. Edited by Most Rev. Robert M. Nemkovich and Most Rev. James C. Timlin. Huntington, Indiana: Our Sunday Visitor Publishing Division, 2003.

Journeying Together in Christ: The Report of the Polish National Catholic-Roman Catholic Dialogue (1984-1989). Edited by Stanislaus J. Brzana and Anthony M. Rysz. Huntington, Indiana: Our Sunday Visitor Publishing Division, 1990.

news releases and reports

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Anglican

 Documents

ARCUSA "Ecclesiology and Moral Discernment" April 2014

ARCUSA Response to "Mary: Grace and Hope in Christ" October 20, 2007

Response of ARC to the ARC International Commission's "The Gift of Authority" , March 29, 2003

Report on the Local/ Universal Church, November 15, 1999

Christian Ethics in Ecumenical Dialogue: ARC International Commission II and Recent Papal Teachings, June 22, 1995

Five Affirmations on the Eucharist as Sacrifice, January 6, 1994

How Can We Recognize "Substantial Agreement"? April 5, 1993

A Recommitment to Full Communion, June 17, 1992

Anglican Orders: A Report on the Evolving Context for their Evaluation in the Roman Catholic Church, May 8,1990

Images of God: Reflections on Christian Anthropology, July, 1983

Where We Are: A Challenge for the Future, August 12, 1977

Statement on the Ordination of Women, November 7,1975

Statement on the Purpose of the Church, October 31, 1975

Doctrinal Agreement and Christian Unity: Methodological Considerations, January 23, 1972

ARC VII Statement, December,1969

ARC IV Statement on the Eucharist May,1967

news releases and reports

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Lutheran

 documents

The Hope of Eternal Life, 2010
Dialogue centered around human death and the promise of eternal life

The Church as Koinonia of Salvation, 2004
Dialogue centered on koinonia ecclesiology

Scripture and Tradition, 1995

The One Mediator, the Saints, and Mary, 1990

Justification by Faith,1983

Teaching Authority and Infallibility in the Church,1978

Differing Attitudes toward Papal Primacy,1973
Dialogue centered around papal primacy

Eucharist and Ministry,1970

The Eucharist,1967
Dialogue concerning the Eucharist as sacrifice and Christ's presence in the sacrament

One Baptism for the Remission of Sins,1966
Statement of substantial agreement between traditions regarding baptism from Bishop T. Austin Murphy and Dr. Paul C. Empie

The Status of the Nicene Creed as Dogma of the Church, July 7, 1965
The common confession of the Nicene Creed in Catholic and Lutheran traditions

news releases and reports

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Reformed

documents

This Bread of Life: Dialogue on the Eucharist and the Lord's Supper, November, 2010

The Common Agreement on Baptism, November 16, 2010

These Living Waters, 2007

Journey in Faith: Forty Years of Reformed-Catholic Dialogue: 1965-2005, 2005

Interchurch Families: Resources for Ecumenical Hope. Washington, DC: United States Catholic Conference Publications, 2002.

Laity in the Church and in the World: Resources for Ecumenical Dialogue. Washington, DC: United States Catholic Conference Publications, 1998.

Partners in Peace and Education, 1985

Ethics and the Search for Christian Unity, 1980.

The Unity We Seek. Paulist Press, 1976.

Women in Church and Society, 1970-1

Ministry in the Church, 1970-1

The Ministry of the Church, 1968

Reconsiderations: Theological Conversation on Scripture, Doctrine, and Ministry. John L McKenzie; Roman Catholic/Presbyterian and Reformed Conversation Group. New York: World Horizons, 1967.

Statement on Revelation, Scripture and Tradition,1966

news releases and reports

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Southern Baptist

documents

news releases and reports

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Evangelical

news releases and reports

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Faith and Order

news releases and reports



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