Archive for 2005

Archive pour 2005

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