Week of Prayer for Christian Unity – January 18-25, 2020
January 14, 2020

This year’s Week of Prayer for Christian Unity takes place from January 18-25, 2020.  This year the theme is “They Showed Us Unusual Kindness”. Each year, representatives from various Christian communities gather to pray together “that all may be one” (John 17:21). As we gather once again to pray for Christian unity, may our actions and prayers […]

2019 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity
January 12, 2016

The 2019 Week of Prayer for Christian Unity begins January 18th and runs through January 25th. The theme this year:  Justice, Only Justice, You Shall Pursue(cf. Deuteronomy 16:18-20)

Interreligious Dialogues
November 2, 2015

50 Years of Nostra Aetate, Interreligious Dialogues AFTER NOSTRA AETATE: UNDERSTANDING CONTEMPORARY CHALLENGES IN INTERFAITH RELATIONS The Second Vatican Council’s 1965 Declaration on the Relation of the Church to Non-Christian Religions, entitled, Nostra Aetate, called for dialogue and collaboration with the followers of other religions and ushered in a historic era of positive relations between […]

Our Mission
January 29, 2015

The Mission of the Ecumenical and Interreligious Office is to foster Christian Unity and Interreligious dialogue through cooperation, prayer, and understanding among our local and diocesan Catholic community with established religions of the area. We foresee cooperation to address social issues targeted at protecting the most vulnerable of society, we foresee dialogues of acceptance while […]