Archive for 2007

Archive pour 2007

  1     2  

National Day of Remembrance and Action on Violence Against Women

Join us for night of reflection and action in recognition of the 14 women tragically killed at l’Ecole Polytechnique on December 6, 1989. Third Avenue United Church (304 3rd Ave. N.) at 7:00 p.m. For more information, please call 966-6980. Organized by the Saskatoon Women’s Community Coalition, in partnership with the University of Saskatchewan Students’ Union.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 6, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=391 In this article: nonviolence, prayer, Saskatoon, women Transmis : 6 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=391 Dans cet article : nonviolence, prayer, Saskatoon, women


Archbishop of Canterbury names new Representative to the Holy See

The Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Rowan Williams, and the governors of the Anglican Centre in Rome are delighted to announce the appointment of the Very Revd David Richardson as the Archbishop’s Representative to the Holy See and Director of the Centre. David Richardson is Dean of St Paul’s Cathedral, Melbourne Australia and was previously Dean of St Peter’s Cathedral, Adelaide. David Richardson succeeds the Right Reverend John Flack, former Suffragan Bishop of Huntingdon, as the Archbishop of Canterbury‘s personal representative in the Holy See. Bishop John retires in February. David Richardson will take up his appointment after Easter.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 10, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=392
Categories: NewsIn this article: Anglican, Rowan Williams
Transmis : 10 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=392
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Anglican, Rowan Williams


Steps Forward for Anglican-Methodist Relations

A consultation has been held in London to review the progress of the report of the Anglican – Methodist International Commission “Sharing in the Apostolic Communion”, which was received by the World Methodist Council in 1996 and the Lambeth Conference in 1998. The meeting was chaired by the Revd Professor Robert Gribben, Chair of the Standing Committee for Ecumenics and Dialogues of the World Methodist Council, and Bishop Harold Miller, Bishop of Down and Dromore in the Church of Ireland, nominated by the Archbishop of Canterbury and the Secretary General on behalf of the Anglican Communion. Five members were nominated by each church for the purpose of this review. The meeting took place from 30 October to 1 November 2007 at the historic Wesley’s Chapel.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 14, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=393
Categories: NewsIn this article: Anglican, Methodist
Transmis : 14 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=393
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : Anglican, Methodist


Doctrinal note on some aspects of evangelization

[Vatican City, VIS] A “Doctrinal Note on some aspects of evangelization” prepared by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith was made public today. Accompanying the publication is an English-language summary outlining the main points of the new document.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 14, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=394
Categories: DocumentsIn this article: Catholic, doctrine, evangelism/evangelization, Vatican
Transmis : 14 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=394
Catégorie : DocumentsDans cet article : Catholic, doctrine, evangelism/evangelization, Vatican


Note doctrinale sur l’évangélisation

La Note doctrinale sur certains aspects de l’évangélisation, élaborée par la Congrégation pour la doctrine de la foi, a été publiée aujourd’hui.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 14, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=395 Transmis : 14 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=395


Evangelization Requires Freedom and Truth

This morning in the Holy See Press Office, the presentation took place of a “Doctrinal Note on some aspects of evangelization” prepared by the Congregation for the Doctrine of the Faith.

Cardinal Levada explained that the document is intended to respond “to a certain confusion about whether Catholics should give testimony about their faith in Christ. The congregation,” he said, “decided to address some specific points which seem to undermine the fulfillment of Christ’s missionary mandate. It does so under three general headings:” the anthropological, ecclesiological and ecumenical implications of evangelization.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 14, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=396
Categories: News
Transmis : 14 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=396
Catégorie : News


Evangélisation et liberté

Ce matin près la Salle-de-Presse du Saint-Siège, le Cardinal William Joseph Levada, Préfet de la Congrégation pour la doctrine de la foi, Mgr.Angelo Amato, SDB, Secrétaire de ce même dicastère, le Cardinal Francis Arinze, Préfet de la Congrégation pour le culte divin et la discipline des sacrements, et le Cardinal Ivan Dias, Préfet de la Congrégation pour l’évangélisation des peuples, ont présenté la Note doctrinale sur certains aspects de l’évangélisation.

Le Cardinal Levada a d’abord dit que ce document veut répondre “à une certaine confusion quand à la question de savoir si les catholiques doivent témoigner de leur foi”, et qu’il envisage “certains points précis semblant entraver la réalisation du mandat missionnaire donné par le Christ”.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 14, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=397
Categories: News
Transmis : 14 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=397
Catégorie : News


Global church groups urge reparations to atone for slave trade

Many churches were actively involved in the transatlantic slave trade and they need to offer reparation to descendants of those enslaved, tortured and murdered by the trade, an international church conference has demanded.

The gathering was sponsored by the World Council of Churches, the World Alliance of Reformed Churches and the Council for World Mission. It marked the 200th anniversary of the Abolition of the Slave Trade Act by the British parliament.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 17, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=398 Transmis : 17 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=398


Global Christian consultation tackles biotechnology

Designer babies, nanotechnology, and genetically modified crops were a few of the topics covered at a Dec. 2-5 consultation in Johannesburg, SA. The Global Consultation for Genetics, New Biotechnologies, and the Ministry of the Church gathered 45 church representatives, scientists, young people, indigenous people, disabled people, and theologians to talk about biotechnology, defined as the industrial use of microorganisms or biological substances.
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 20, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=399
Categories: WCC News
Transmis : 20 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=399
Catégorie : WCC News


UN approves a moratorium on the death penalty

The United Nations General Assembly has approved a resolution calling for a moratorium on the use of the death penalty in all member states. The resolution passed on Tuesday by a vote of 104 to 54 with 29 abstentions. This is the third attempt to pass a moratorium resolution in the General Assembly. Previous attempts in 1994 and 1999 failed. The current resolution called on member states to “progressively restrict the use of the death penalty and reduce the number of offences for which it may be imposed.”
… Read more » … lire la suite »

Posted: December 21, 2007 • Permanent link: ecu.net/?p=400
Categories: NewsIn this article: capital punishment, human rights, justice, United Nations
Transmis : 21 décembre 2007 • Lien permanente : ecu.net/?p=400
Catégorie : NewsDans cet article : capital punishment, human rights, justice, United Nations


  1     2