TITLE

That They May All Be One: The Imperatives and Prospects of Christian Unity

AUTHOR(S)
Cassidy, Edward Idris
PUB. DATE
January 1997
SOURCE
First Things: A Monthly Journal of Religion & Public Life;Jan1997, Issue 69, p33
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Discusses issues concerning the ecumenical movement toward Christian unity between Evangelical Christians and Catholics as of January 1997. Criticism against the doctrinal differences of Catholics and Evangelicals; Factors which led some ecumenical circles opting for a less demanding goal for the ecumenical movement; Mutual interest of Catholics and Evangelicals in life and family values.
ACCESSION #
17753907

 

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