At a meeting in June 2014 in the Vatican with the Archbishop of Canterbury, Pope Francis called the division in the Church á scandal.' Read more on ecumeniism, the interdenominational initiative aimed at greater Christian unity or cooperation, here.
The starting point for ecumenism, the search for full visible unity among Christians, is the communion that we already share.
ARCHBISHOP JOHN BATHERSBY of Brisbane is co-chair of IARCCUM, the International Anglican Roman Catholic Commission for Unity and Mission, and ...
On 26 January 2008 in the Roman basilica of St. Paul's Outside-the-Walls, the Pope presided at the celebration of the second Vespers of the Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul.
On 23 January 2008 Pope Benedict XVI dedicated his weekly catechesis to the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity which began on 18 January and will come to an end on Friday, 25 January, Feast of the Conversion of St. Paul.