Journals Higher Education



Published: 15 March 2014

96 Pages

ISBN: 9780823264001

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Dialogue of Love

Breaking the Silence of Centuries

Edited by John Chryssavgis

A Fordham University Press Publication

Orthodox Christianity and Contemporary Thought (FUP)

In 1964, a little noticed, albeit pioneering encounter in the Holy Land between the heads of the Roman Catholic Church and the Orthodox Church spawned numerous contacts and diverse openings between the two "sister churches," which had not communicated with one another for centuries. This year, fifty years later, Pope Francis and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew will meet again in Jerusalem to commemorate that historical event and celebrate the close relations that have developed through mutual exchanges of formal visits and an official theological dialogue that began in 1980.


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