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The teaching of ecumenics

The teaching of ecumenics

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Published by WCC Publications in Geneva .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Statementedited by Samuel Amirtham and Cyris H.S. Moon.
ContributionsAmirtham, Sam., Moon, Cyris H. S., World Council of Churches.
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Open LibraryOL22295513M
ISBN 102825409073

"A Little Book for New Theologians would make an outstanding text for introductory level undergraduate courses in theology, or for the continuing education of any adult desirous of a high quality inlet into this most excellent and exciting of disciplines. More seasoned students of theology will also discover much to be commended.   Specifically linked to the study of Ecumenics is the participation of the Volos Academy as co-sponsor of the International Seminar on the “Future of Ecumenical Theological Education in Eastern and Central Europe,” in.

excellence, interdisciplinarity, and research-led teaching. Home to Nobel prize-winners such as scientist Ernest Walton and writer Samuel Beckett, Trinity draws visitors from across the world to its historic campus each year, including to the Book of Kells and Science Gallery which capture the university’s connection to both old and new. Bill Mathews SJ launched his book on Lonergan in the Milltown Institute on Friday 24 November Entitled Lonergan’s Quest, the book explores the desire that drove Lonergan’s work, through exploring the genesis, researching, composition, and question structure of Insight, Lonergan’s most famous work. Bill’s is a unique take on Lonergan: “The central thing was.

  The first thing that struck me in reading about the origins of the Irish School of Ecumenics was when it was founded. We are celebrating thirty years of its activities, from to , as the book notes. Books shelved as ecumenical: Jean Vanier: Essential Writings by Jean Vanier, The Scandal of Christianity: Why so many kinds of Churches, and all worshipi.


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"This books comes out of a workshop on the teaching of ecumenics which was held at the Ecumenical Institute, Bossey, Switzerland, July "--Page vii. Description: xii, pages ; 24 cm.

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The Irish School of Ecumenics is committed to the study and promotion of dialogue, peace and reconciliation in Ireland and other global contexts. ISE is recognised for its vigorous interdisciplinary approach to teaching, research and social engagement.

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Elwell, in The Concise Evangelical Dictionary of Theology, defines ecumenism as “the organized attempt to bring about the cooperation and unity among Christians.” On an international level, the World Council of Churches represents.

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