Ecumenical

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Ecumenical Meaning and Definition in Dictionary

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  • of worldwide scope or applicability; "an issue of cosmopolitan import"; "the shrewdest political and ecumenical comment of our time"- Christopher Morley; "universal experience"
  • concerned with promoting unity among churches or religions; "ecumenical thinking"; "ecumenical activities"; "the ecumenical movement"

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Wikipedia Meaning and Definition on 'Ecumenical'


  • Ecumenical council: This article is about ecumenical councils in general. For the Roman Catholic councils, see Catholic Ecumenical Councils. For the Salvador Dalí painting
  • Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople: is about the office of the Ecumenical Patriarch. For the current Ecumenical Patriarch of Constantinople, see Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I of Constantinople
  • Ecumenical apologetics: Ecumenical apologetics is "an explanation (defense) of the Christian Faith, in an ecumenical fashion"; presenting a defense of the faith while advocating
  • Local ecumenical partnership: In England and Wales, a local ecumenical partnership (or project) is a partnership between churches of different denominations. First piloted in 1964,
  • Ecumenical creeds: Ecumenical creeds is an umbrella term used in the Western Church to refer to the Nicene Creed, the Apostles' Creed, the Chalcedonian Creed, and the Athanasian

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Ecumenical Sample Sentences in News


  • Ecumenical Walk of Light in Dublin on 23rd November
    Walk will mark beginning of liturgical year and seven Christian faiths set to take part Read more on this news related to 'Ecumenical'
  • Ecumenical Council to host Thanksgiving Eve service
    WARWICK — The Warwick Valley Ecumenical Council will host a Thanksgiving Eve Service on Wednesday, Nov. 26, beginning at 7:30 p.m. at the Warwick Reformed Church, 16 Maple Ave. Read more on this news related to 'Ecumenical'
  • Pope Explains the Road to Reconciliation, Full Communion Among All Believers in Christ
    Pope Francis is insisting that if one seeks to have true ecumenical dialogue, then he must allow himself to be renewed by the Lord and to be more faithful to Him and His will. Read more on this news related to 'Ecumenical'

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