Archive for 2005

Archive pour 2005

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Mennonite Church Canada joins Canadian Council of Churches

An official application for membership in the Canadian Council of Churches from Mennonite Church Canada was enthusiastically received and unanimously approved by the other member churches of the CCC. This brings the membership of the Canadian Council of Churches up to twenty traditions, including Anglican, Roman Catholic, Protestant and Eastern and Oriental Orthodox churches. Mennonite
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Posted: July 21, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=149 Transmis : 21 juillet 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=149


Presbyterians and Christian Reformed engage in dialogue

The Presbyterian Church in Canada (PCC) and the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRC) have begun a “bilateral conversation” at the invitation of the CRC. The PCC Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations committee reported to this summer’s General Assembly that the CRC have issued an invitation to “bilateral conversation, or dialogue, about issues of common
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Posted: July 21, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=150
Categories: Dialogue, NewsIn this article: Christian Reformed Church in North America, Presbyterian Church in Canada
Transmis : 21 juillet 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=150
Catégorie : Dialogue, NewsDans cet article : Christian Reformed Church in North America, Presbyterian Church in Canada


Mennonite Church Canada joins Canadian Council of Churches

An official application for membership in the Canadian Council of Churches from the Mennonite Church Canada has been enthusiastically received and unanimously approved by the other member churches of the CCC. This brings the membership of the Canadian Council of Churches up to twenty traditions, including Anglican, Roman Catholic, Protestant, and Eastern and Oriental Orthodox
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Posted: July 28, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=151
Categories: NewsIn this article: Canadian Council of Churches, Mennonite Church Canada
Transmis : 28 juillet 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=151
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Canadian Council of Churches, Mennonite Church Canada


UCC considering a new statement of faith

The United Church of Canada is engaged in a study process towards the adoption of a new statement of faith. The proposed statement would not replace any existing document — the Basis of Union, the 1940 Statement of Faith, or A New Creed (1968) — but would supplement the existing statements. The study process, entitled
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Posted: July 28, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=152
Categories: Documents, NewsIn this article: statements of faith, United Church of Canada
Transmis : 28 juillet 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=152
Catégorie : Documents, NewsDans cet article : statements of faith, United Church of Canada


Presbyterians and Christian Reformed engage in dialogue

The Presbyterian Church in Canada (PCC) and the Christian Reformed Church in North America (CRC) have begun a “bilateral conversation” at the invitation of the CRC. The PCC Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations committee reported to this summer’s General Assembly that the CRC have issued an invitation to “bilateral conversation, or dialogue, about issues of common
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Posted: July 28, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=153 Transmis : 28 juillet 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=153


Emmanuel-St. Chad & LTS ink lease agreement

The College of Emmanuel and St. Chad has signed a lease agreement with the Lutheran Theological Seminary (LTS) that will lead to sharing the LTS building for the next three years. Emmanuel-St. Chad is the Anglican college in the Saskatoon Theological Union (STU), in partnership with LTS and St. Andrew’s, the United Church college. For
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Posted: August 9, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=154
Categories: NewsIn this article: Anglican, Saskatoon, seminary, theological education
Transmis : 9 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=154
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Anglican, Saskatoon, seminary, theological education


A Call for Morally Responsible Investment

In April 2005 the Sabeel Ecumenical Liberation Theology Centre in Jerusalem issued A Call for Morally Responsible Investment: A Non-Violent Response to the Israeli Occupation [PDF]. An international conference under the same title will be held in Toronto from 26-29 October 2005. This international conference for CROs (Church Related Organizations) and NGOs (Non-Governmental Organizations) seeks
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Posted: August 11, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=155 In this article: divestment, Israel, Middle East, Palestine, peace, Sabeel Transmis : 11 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=155 Dans cet article : divestment, Israel, Middle East, Palestine, peace, Sabeel


World’s Religions after September 11: A Global Congress

A global gathering will be held in Montreal from 11-15 September 2006. The Council for a Parliament of the World’s Religions, which convened the meeting of the latest Parliament in Barcelona in 2004, has officially recognized this global congress as a Post-Parliament event. For detailed information visit the website of the Global Congress or contact
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Posted: August 11, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=156
Categories: DialogueIn this article: 9/11, events, interfaith, peace, security, world religions
Transmis : 11 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=156
Catégorie : DialogueDans cet article : 9/11, events, interfaith, peace, security, world religions


Canadian delegation to visit Armenia

A delegation of church leaders will be visiting Armenia from August 24 to September 1, 2005. The delegation is the first such visit by the Canadian churches to Armenia. The delegation will be visiting His Holiness Karekin II, Supreme Patriarch and Catholicos of All Armenians. The visit is organized by the Canadian Diocese of the
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Posted: August 15, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=157
Categories: NewsIn this article: Oriental Orthodox
Transmis : 15 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=157
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Oriental Orthodox


To the Brothers of the Community of Taizé

To the Brothers of the Community of Taizé F-71250 Taizé, France My dear brothers in Christ We have just learned the sad news of the death of your beloved prior, Brother Roger, in such tragic circumstances, and we hasten to express our sincere and profound condolences. We assure you of our solidarity and our prayers
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Posted: August 17, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=158
Categories: MemorialsIn this article: Taizé
Transmis : 17 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=158
Catégorie : MemorialsDans cet article : Taizé


Aux Frères de la Communauté de Taizé

Aux Frères de la Communauté de Taizé F-71250 Taizé, France Mes chers frères en Christ Ayant appris la triste nouvelle du départ de votre prieur tant aimé, le Frère Roger, dans des circonstances si difficiles nous nous hâtons de vous exprimer nos condoléances sincères et profondes. Nous vous assurons de notre solidarité et de nos
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Posted: August 17, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=159 Transmis : 17 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=159


Bro. Roger of Taizé dies

The Community of Taizé and the whole ecumenical community grieve the loss of Bro. Roger, the founder of the Taizé community. Bro. Roger founded the community in August of 1940 in the village of Taizé, close to Cluny. The community is dedicated to the reconciliation of Christians. Taizé is known for its outreach to youth
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Posted: August 17, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=160
Categories: Memorials, NewsIn this article: Taizé
Transmis : 17 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=160
Catégorie : Memorials, NewsDans cet article : Taizé


Frère Roger de Taizé meurt

La Communauté de Taizé et la communauté œcuménique entière a de la peine la perte de Frère Roger, le fondateur de la Communauté de Taizé. Frère Roger fondé la Communauté en août de 1940 dans le village de Taizé, près de Cluny. La Communauté est dédié à la réconciliation de chrétiens. Taizé est su pour
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Posted: August 17, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=161
Categories: Memorials, NewsIn this article: Taizé
Transmis : 17 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=161
Catégorie : Memorials, NewsDans cet article : Taizé


May Brother Roger rest in peace, and rise in glory

It was with shock and sorrow that the Prairie Centre for Ecumenism in Western Canada learned of the tragic death of Brother Roger. It is hard to imagine a person or a community who has done more for the work of Christian unity and reconciliation, and we give thanks to God for Brother Roger’s life
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Posted: August 18, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=162
Categories: MemorialsIn this article: Taizé
Transmis : 18 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=162
Catégorie : MemorialsDans cet article : Taizé


A man of peace cut down

The murder this week of Brother Roger Schutz, founder of the Taizé community, shocked Christians everywhere. But his vision will still draw pilgrims.

The success story of this Protestant “monastery” is the unlikely story of a determined man, Roger Schutz, and of his impossible dream: the reconciliation of Protestant, Catholic and Orthodox Christians. How did his little community of companions, both Protestant and Catholic, who settled in a small village in Burgundy in 1940, become the European ecumenical pastoral youth centre which it is today, visited by 6,000 adolescents each week and 100,000 pilgrims every year, from every part of the world? The programme is austere – worship three times a day in the hangar-like church (built by young volunteers), Bible study and discussion groups – and the lifestyle spartan – sleeping rough in tents or barracks, simple food hastily consumed after queuing at length to be served.
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Posted: August 20, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=6749
Categories: The TabletIn this article: Taizé
Transmis : 20 aoüt 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=6749
Catégorie : The TabletDans cet article : Taizé


Regional news

West Many faiths embraced the holiness of creation in the sixth annual celebration of World Environment Day organized by Multi-Faith Saskatoon. The event, entitled Walking Sacred Ground, featured the labyrinth behind Resurrection Lutheran Church. Walter Linklater, a First Nations elder, led a sweetgrass ceremony before beginning the labyrinth walk, described by speakers as “a metaphor
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Posted: September 30, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=163
Categories: CCEIn this article: Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme
Transmis : 30 septembre 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=163
Catégorie : CCEDans cet article : Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme


National news

A “Women Doing Theology” event was held in Montreal 9-12 June on the theme, “Creating Justice, Recognizing Differences”. This bilingual, feminist, womanist and interspiritual gathering was sponsored by the Women’s Inter-Church Council of Canada. The aims were to celebrate and collectively experience feminist inter-spirituality; resolve inequalities through solidarity and concrete actions for change; transform relations
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Posted: September 30, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=164
Categories: CCEIn this article: Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme
Transmis : 30 septembre 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=164
Catégorie : CCEDans cet article : Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme


International news

Margaret O’Gara was elected Vice-President of the Catholic Theological Society of America on 10 June 2005. O’Gara is a professor of theology with the University of St. Michael’s College’s Faculty of Theology, Toronto School of Theology. She has been active in the ecumenical movement since 1976 and sits on the Lutheran-Roman Catholic International Commission on
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Posted: September 30, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=165
Categories: CCEIn this article: Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme
Transmis : 30 septembre 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=165
Catégorie : CCEDans cet article : Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme


Nouvelles régionales

Provinces de l’Ouest Plusieurs religions ont honoré la sainteté de la création lors de la sixième célébration annuelle de la Journée mondiale de l’environnement organisée par Multi-Faith Saskatoon. L’événement, intitulé Walking Sacred Ground ( Fouler une terre sacrée ), comprenait une marche dans le labyrinthe derrière l’église luthérienne de la Résurrection. Walter Linklater, un ancien autochtone, a
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Posted: September 30, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=166
Categories: CCEIn this article: Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme
Transmis : 30 septembre 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=166
Catégorie : CCEDans cet article : Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme


Nouvelles nationales

Le pasteur Setri Nyomi s’est vu remettre le Prix E.H. Johnson 2005 afin de souligner ses réalisations en faveur du dialogue interreligieux. Cette distinction, fondée par l’Église presbytérienne du Canada en 1983, porte le nom d’un missionnaire mort en 1981. Le pasteur Nyomi, secrétaire général de l’Alliance réformée mondiale ( ARM ), a tenu à rappeler que
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Posted: September 30, 2005 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=167
Categories: CCEIn this article: Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme
Transmis : 30 septembre 2005 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=167
Catégorie : CCEDans cet article : Centre Canadien d’œcuménisme


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