TITLE

Ecumenism Without Illusions: A Catholic Perspective

AUTHOR(S)
Dulles, Avery
PUB. DATE
June 1990
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jun/Jul1990, Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on the adoption of the Decree on Ecumenism at Vatican Council II, the step that thrust the Roman Catholic Church into the midstream of the ecumenical movement. Goal of ecumenism; Adoption of the communio model by Vatican II; Reaffirmation of the ecumenical vision of the council by the Extraordinary Synod of 1985; Limitation of the recommendation to ecumenism in the traditional sense as an endeavor to bring the Christian churches into more harmonious and fruitful relationships with a view to eventual unity.
ACCESSION #
17725951

 

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