Interreligious dialogue Archives - Page 13 of 17 - Crux



  • Europe’s Catholic, Orthodox leaders say they’ll stand against terrorism

    Europe’s Catholic, Orthodox leaders say they’ll stand against terrorism

    • Jan 15, 2017

    The message of the meeting of the European Catholic-Orthodox Forum said its aim was “to demonstrate the convergence of Catholics and Orthodox on major issues of social ethics” and the will of both churches to stand together in the face of “unprecedented challenges and threats against Christianity.”

  • First synagogue in 500 years to open in Sicily

    First synagogue in 500 years to open in Sicily

    • Jan 15, 2017

    The Catholic Archdiocese of Palermo will transfer a chapel to the Jewish community there. Archbishop of Palermo, Corrado Lorefice says, “This transfer is the product of a genuine friendship and ongoing dialogue between the church and Palermo’s Jewish community.”

  • Catholic-Muslim dialogue opens to support American Muslims

    • Jan 10, 2017

    “The bishops’ priority at the moment is to listen to (Muslims’) concerns, their fears, their needs … and so discern how we as Catholics can help them achieve their goals of full participation in their communities,” said Anthony Cirelli, associate director of the Secretariat for Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs at the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops.