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
  • 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 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
  • 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 Lenten luncheons begin anew on Feb. 25
    WARWICK — The Warwick Valley Ecumenical Council once again will host its series of annual Lenten Devotional Luncheons, every Wednesday afternoon from Feb. 25 through March 25. Read more on this news related to 'Ecumenical'
  • Join the Ecumenical Lenten Carbon Fast at the Community Church of Mountain Lakes
    The year 2015 is the fourth year that the Community Church of Mountain Lakes (CCML) will join the annual Ecumenical Lenten Carbon Fast. Read more on this news related to 'Ecumenical'
  • Panther Valley Ecumenical Church to host Rummage Sale, April 17-18
    Panther Valley Ecumenical Church is holding a Rummage Sale at the church on Friday, April 17 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. and Saturday, April 18, from 9 am to 1 p.m. Read more on this news related to 'Ecumenical'

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