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A Bridge of Dialogue between Muslims and Jews
Patriarch Bartholomew on peace in the Balkans
Men Who Loved God's Chosen People
On Popes John XXIII and John Paul II
Notre Dame University Confers Honorary Law Degree on Cardinal Tauran
President of the Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue speaks of its importance.
The Pontifical Council for Interreligious Dialogue has issued greetings for the commemoration of the birth of the first Sikh Guru. The statement implores both the Catholic and Sikh communities to promote the virtue of "compassionate service".
The PCID issued greetings for the festival of Deepavali, to our Hindu friends and dialogue partners celebrating the festival of lights. The focus of the message is how Hindus and Christians can work together to foster a 'culture of inclusion'.
The Bishops Committee on Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs has released a statement condemning violence and reaffirming the Catholic commitment to dialogue with our Muslim brothers and sisters.
The National Council of Synagogues and the USCCB Committee on Ecumenical
and Interreligious Affairs issued a statement pledging to build peace
and understanding between faith communities. Read the full statement.
In June, Catholic and Sikh representatives met to discuss the Urgency of Compassion in their respective traditions. The results of that meeting can be read here.
After their annual meeting in February, Christian Churches
Together (CCT) authored a press release denouncing of mass incarceration. Archbishop Wenski recently asked the Senate to support the Smarter Sentencing Act. See the report on Smarter Sentencing.
September 28-30 will be the Semi-Annual meeting of the Reformed-Catholic Dialogue.
"On the Path Toward Christian Unity" a 14- Part Ecumenical Video Series and Study Guide for beginner and seasoned ecumenical experts alike.
Christian Churches Together has released a response to Martin Luther King, Jr.'s "Letter from Birmingham Jail," on the 50th anniversary of its writing. This important letter and CCT's response address the problem of racism within our society and communities. View our full package consisting of anIntroduction Letter, a Study Guide for Catholics and the CCT Study Guide.
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