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The Concept of Catholicity: Yesterday and Today

Avery Dulles

in The Catholicity of the Church

Published in print:
1987
Published Online:
November 2003
ISBN:
9780198266952
eISBN:
9780191600555
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/0198266952.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Theology

In the creeds and for the Church Fathers, the catholicity of the Church generally meant completeness and authenticity. In the Reformation period, Roman Catholics picked up especially on the idea of ... More


Holiness and Ministry: A Biblical Theology of Ordination

Thomas B Dozeman

Published in print:
2008
Published Online:
September 2008
ISBN:
9780195367331
eISBN:
9780199867417
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780195367331.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Church History

This book is an initial response to the call of the World Council of Churches for renewed theological reflection on the biblical roots of ordination to strengthen the vocational identity of the ... More


Ecumenical Addresses: Presentations at Ecumenical Gatherings

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

in Speaking the Truth in Love: Theological and Spiritual Exhortations of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823233373
eISBN:
9780823240463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823233373.003.0004
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter presents the Patriarch's various ecumenical addresses including the encyclical for Sunday of Orthodoxy 2010; greetings to the Papal Delegation, Ecumenical Patriarchate; addresses at the ... More


Messages and Declarations

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

in Speaking the Truth in Love: Theological and Spiritual Exhortations of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Published in print:
2010
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823233373
eISBN:
9780823240463
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823233373.003.0006
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter presents the Patriarch's messages and declarations including those to heads of Orthodox Churches, declarations with the Pope, and reflections on the World Council of Churches.


All God’s House hold

Michael G. Thompson

in For God and Globe: Christian Internationalism in the United States between the Great War and the Cold War

Published in print:
2015
Published Online:
August 2016
ISBN:
9780801452727
eISBN:
9781501701801
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
DOI:
10.7591/cornell/9780801452727.003.0005
Subject:
History, American History: 19th Century

This chapter argues for interwar ecumenism's place in the history of international thought and interwar internationalism, rather than simply in the ecclesial prehistory to the World Council of ... More


World

Alister Chapman

in Godly Ambition: John Stott and the Evangelical Movement

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
January 2012
ISBN:
9780199773978
eISBN:
9780199919024
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199773978.003.0007
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

John Stott became one of the leading figures of the global evangelical movement. This chapter explains his growing prominence. It looks at his leadership in the evangelical Lausanne movement, which ... More


The Christian Medical Commission and the World Health Organization

Matthew Bersagel Braley

in Religion as a Social Determinant of Public Health

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
September 2014
ISBN:
9780199362202
eISBN:
9780199389872
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199362202.003.0021
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

This chapter recounts developments in mid-twentieth-century Protestant theology and their impact on the World Health Organization (WHO). The World Council of Churches’ Christian Medical Commission ... More


‘Angelic Pastor’? Pius XII and the Worldwide Church

John Pollard

in The Papacy in the Age of Totalitarianism, 1914-1958

Published in print:
2014
Published Online:
December 2014
ISBN:
9780199208562
eISBN:
9780191785580
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:oso/9780199208562.003.0011
Subject:
Religion, Religious Studies, Church History

This chapter seeks to bring into relief the complexities and contradictions in Pius XII’s fulfilment of his pastoral ministry, which reflect the strong differences of opinion among his closest ... More


The Ecumenical Patriarchate: Visionary Ministry

Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

in In the World, Yet Not of the World: Social and Global Initiatives of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew

Published in print:
2009
Published Online:
March 2011
ISBN:
9780823231713
eISBN:
9780823237005
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fso/9780823231713.003.0002
Subject:
Religion, Religion and Society

In this chapter, Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew speaks of The Ecumenical Patriarchate in his Enthronement address in the Church of St. George at the ... More


Catholic Tradition and Traditions

Francis A. Sullivan

in The Crisis of Authority in Catholic Modernity

Published in print:
2011
Published Online:
March 2015
ISBN:
9780199778775
eISBN:
9780190258306
Item type:
chapter
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
DOI:
10.1093/acprof:osobl/9780199778775.003.0005
Subject:
Religion, History of Christianity

This chapter examines the issue of distinguishing between Tradition and traditions of the Catholic Church. It first considers the views of Cardinal Albert Gregory Meyer, Joseph Ratzinger, and Karl ... More


Christian Lives Given to the Study of Islam

Christian W. Troll and C.T.R. Hewer (eds)

Published in print:
2012
Published Online:
January 2013
ISBN:
9780823243198
eISBN:
9780823243235
Item type:
book
Publisher:
Fordham University Press
DOI:
10.5422/fordham/9780823243198.001.0001
Subject:
Religion, Islam

This book captures the autobiographical reflections of twenty-eight Christians who were amongst those who, in the wake of the Second Vatican Council (1962-65) and initiatives of the World Council of ... More


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