Dr Christoph Stuckelberger and Professor of Ecumenical
Missiology at the Ecumenical
Institute in Bossey, Reverend Dr Benjamin Simon.
Community support in the form of time, personal resources and donations has been the key to the revitalization of Ecumenical
As Christianity is undergoing one of the fastest demographic and cultural shifts in its 2,000-year history, Asian Christians are in the process of rediscovering the theological, ecclesiastical, and ecumenical
trajectory of the first Christian millennium, when Southern Christians were in the majority and the centre of gravity was in Western Asia.
In May 1806, William Carey (1761-1834), a Baptist missionary to India, proposed a decennial interdenominational or ecumenical
(as we would call it today) mission conference in Cape Town by 1810, or 1812 at the latest.
Critique: The compiler and editor for this second edition of "The Ecumenical
Movement: An Anthology of Key Texts and Voices", Michael Kinnamon is a widely respected theologian with deep and longstanding involvement in global ecumenism.
After the Spring sparked by the ecumenical
dialogues in the 1980's and 1990's, some now describe the ecumenical
scene as one of Winter.
Specifically, we agree with Clifford's claim that "we must reflect carefully on the role of theological dialogue and ecumenical
After an introductory chapter the book falls into two main sections, the first reviewing the commitment of the ecumenical
movement to such issues as peace, justice, and the environment, while the second deals with major challenges such as relationships with Catholic and Orthodox churches and the "add on" approach to ecumenism within some denominations.
While the religious leader of the Catholics was welcomed like that, the religious leader of the other sect of Christianity, Ecumenical
Patriarch Bartholomew, is being regarded somehow as a figure whose counterpart in Turkey is the district governor of Ey[R][degrees]p, to which the patriarchate is considered to be attached.
This article examines the target group of ecumenical
mission, compared to that of traditional mission.
The Canadian resources are produced by an ecumenical
committee, co-ordinated by the Council's Commission on Faith and Witness.
Authority in the church; an ecumenical
reflection on hermeneutic boundaries and their implications for inter-church relations.