Orthodox, Catholic, Protestant leaders pray for Christian unity

They encourage all Christians to put aside differences, stand up for the defenceless during Christian Unity Week services“There should be better communication between pastors and laity regarding services like this. There could also be intra-faith games or a friendship day, so that we can play together, pray together and serve together,” said Mr Mun Loon [...]

Pope engages with Orthodox representatives

VATICAN CITY – Pastors and theologians involved in ecumenical dialogue emphasise the importance of “table time” – sharing meals – along with serious theological discussions, shared prayer and joint action.Pope Francis spoke about his ecumenical vision on March 20 and prayed with delegates from Orthodox and other Christian communities at his inaugural Mass on March [...]

Benedict XVI Congratulates The New Coptic Orthodox Patriarch

Vatican City, 18 November 2012 (VIS) – His Holiness Pope Tawadros II, recently elected as the one hundred and eighteenth patriarch of the Coptic Orthodox Church, was enthroned today at St. Mark’s Cathedral in Cairo, Egypt. The ceremony was attended by Cardinal Kurt Koch, president of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, who brought [...]

Catholics and Orthodox Face the Same Challenges

“We must show all mankind that we have achieved a maturity in the faith, that we are capable of coming together despite human tensions, thanks to our joint search for truth and with the awareness that the future of evangelisation depends upon the witness of unity and the level of charity the Church can show”. [...]