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Published by Paulist Press in New York .
Written in English


  • Christian union -- History,
  • Church history

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Edition Notes

Other titles20 centuries of ecumenism.
StatementJacques Elisée Desseaux ; translated by Matthew J. O"Connell.
LC ClassificationsBX6.5 .D4713 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationvi, 103 p. ;
Number of Pages103
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3191271M
ISBN 100809126176
LC Control Number83062950

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Christianity - Christianity - The history of ecumenism: While unity is given in Christ, two diametric forces appear in the history of the church: one is the tendency toward sectarianism and division; the other is the conviction toward catholicity and unity. Ecumenism represents the struggle between them. Some of the schisms were theological conflicts foreshadowed in the apostolic church. John Paul II, “Ut Unum Sint: Encyclical on Commitment to Ecumenism,” 58 John of Pergamon (John Zizioulas), “The Self-Understanding of the Orthodox and Their Participation in the Ecumenical Movement,” from The One and the Many, 63 Joan Brown Campbell, “One Shepherd, One Flock” from Living into Hope,   Borkowski, James D. "Middle East Ecumenism from an Anglican Perspective" Cloverdale Books () [2] Hein, David. "The Episcopal Church and the Ecumenical Movement, – Presbyterians, Lutherans, and the Fu ture." Anglican and Episcopal History 66 (): 4–29 [3] Hein, David. Geoffrey Fisher: Archbishop of Canterbury, – Ecumenism since the start of the 20th century The 20th century experienced a flowering of ecumenism. Four different strands—the international Christian movement, cooperation in world mission, Life and Work, and Faith and Order—developed in the early decades and, though distinctive in their emphases, later converged to form one ecumenical movement.

In the ‘Great Commission’ given at the close of Matthew’s Gospel, the apostles are commanded to go out and ‘make disciples of all nations’ (Mt ). Nonetheless, the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith (DJ 2) states that although the Church has carried out this mandate over the centuries, its mission is far from completion. Ecumenism in the 21st Century 6 Preliminary remarks Ecumenism in the 21st Century: This text focuses on ecumenism in Germany and worldwide. This is done from a clearly Protestant perspective. The Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD)1 and its member churches become visible as actors – often in. Note: Citations are based on reference standards. However, formatting rules can vary widely between applications and fields of interest or study. The specific requirements or preferences of your reviewing publisher, classroom teacher, institution or organization should be applied. TO Ecumenism: Principles and Practice 4 Purdy, W. The Search for Unity: Relations between the Anglican and Roman Catholic Church from the s to the s, London: Geoffrey Chapman, Rouse, R. & S.C. Neill, (ed.), A History of the Ecumenical Movement, , London: SPCK Obviously a rather old study, but interesting both for the breadth of information within.