European churches reach historic agreement

November 1996
Christian Century;11/20/96, Vol. 113 Issue 34, p1142
Reports on the agreement among church officials in Europe to promote closer fellowship between the historic Reformation churches and Methodist churches. Opportunity for Christians belonging to different traditions to share Holy Communion and recognize the ministry of those ordained as pastors in each other's churches; Church fellowship between Lutheran, Reformed and United churches in Europe.


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