Tag: Ecumenical

Caritas Internationalis joint ecumenical statement for World Refugee Day_20 Jun 2017

Refugees: An opportunity to grow together   Joint ecumenical statement for World Refugee Day 2017   The Christian Bible tells the story of two men, Peter and Cornelius, utterly divided by religious belief and culture, who in encountering each other discovered a truth about God’s common will for them that neither had previously grasped. They… Continue Reading Caritas Internationalis joint ecumenical statement for World Refugee Day_20 Jun 2017

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, 28 May – 4 June 2017 | NCCA

  The 2017 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity is being observed in Australia from the 28 May to 4 June, in the week between Ascension and Pentecost. This year’s theme is “Reconciliation – The Love of Christ Compels Us” (cf. 2 Corinthians 5:14-20).   The Faith and Unity Commission of the National Council of Churches… Continue Reading Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, 28 May – 4 June 2017 | NCCA

World Interfaith Harmony Week – First week of February 2017 | United Nations

During the first week of February every year, the World Interfaith Harmony Week is observed by people of faith around the world.   World Interfaith Harmony Week was first proposed at the UN General Assembly on September 23, 2010 by H.M. King Abdullah II of Jordan, and was proclaimed by the General Assembly in resolution A/RES/65/5 adopted… Continue Reading World Interfaith Harmony Week – First week of February 2017 | United Nations

It’s not too late to organise a prayer service for the Season of Creation | Global Catholic Climate Movement

  Tomorrow, September 1st, is the first day of the Season of Creation, and is the World Day of Prayer for Creation. It’s not too late to approach your parish, school or a group of family and friends to organise a prayer service during the upcoming Season of Creation.   The Global Catholic Climate Movement… Continue Reading It’s not too late to organise a prayer service for the Season of Creation | Global Catholic Climate Movement

Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, 8 May – 15 May: National Council of Churches Resources

  The Week of Prayer for Christian Unity this year will be observed in Australia from 8th May to 15th May, with a focus on the theme for 2016: “Called to proclaim the mighty acts of the Lord” (cf. 1 Peter 2:9).   The National Council of Churches in Australia (NCCA) have provided a number of useful… Continue Reading Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, 8 May – 15 May: National Council of Churches Resources

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