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ecumenical era in church and society

Edward Jabra Jurji

ecumenical era in church and society

a symposium in honor of John A. Mackay [by] Hugh T. Kerr [and others].

by Edward Jabra Jurji

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Published by Macmillan in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mackay, John Alexander, -- 1889-,
  • Ecumenical movement.

  • Edition Notes

    Selected writings of John A. Mackay: p. 231-238.

    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 238 p. port. ;
    Number of Pages238
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20237459M

    Ecumenism is the concept and principle by Christians of different church traditions and denominations to develop closer relationships and better unity between other traditions and denominations of Christianity. The adjective ecumenical is also applied to any interdenominational initiative that encourages greater cooperation between Christians and their churches, and is also applied in the same way to other . The Ecumenical Development Cooperative Society U.A (now known as Oikocredit) was developed from discussions at the Uppsala 4th Assembly, regarding church divestment from financial institutions supporting apartheid-era South Africa and the war in Vietnam. After several years of planning, the cooperative society was founded in in the.

      Where is the Holy Spirit leading us in the ecumenical movement? I would like to reflect prayerfully on the new springtime that is emerging gradually, quietly and peacefully. This new era in the. Christianity - Christianity - Ecumenism: The word ecumenism comes from a family of Classical Greek words: oikos, meaning a “house,” “family,” “people,” or “nation”; oikoumenē, “the whole inhabited world”; and oikoumenikos, “open to or participating in the whole world.” Like many biblical words, these were invested with Christian meaning. The word oikoumenē describes.

    Thus, the Church committed itself irrevocably to building fruitful relationships with others: fostering bonds of friendship, mutual understanding, and constructive collaboration. The bishops of the United States established the Committee for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs (BCEIA) as part of this endeavor. An ecumenical council (or oecumenical council; also general council) is a conference of ecclesiastical dignitaries and theological experts convened to discuss and settle matters of Church doctrine and practice in which those entitled to vote are convoked from the whole world (oikoumene) and which secures the approbation of the whole Church.. The word "ecumenical" derives from the Late Latin.


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