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  • Vatican issues stamp featuring Martin Luther for Reformation anniversary

    Vatican issues stamp featuring Martin Luther for Reformation anniversary

    • Nov 26, 2017

    In another sign of the Vatican’s positive approach to marking the 500th anniversary of the Protestant reformation, the Vatican’s Philatelic and Numismatic Office on Nov. 23 released a postage stamp featuring Martin Luther and one of his closest collaborators. The stamp features Luther and Philip Melanchthon, considered the first systematic

  • Lutherans, Catholics urged to keeping finding ways to pray together

    Lutherans, Catholics urged to keeping finding ways to pray together

    • Sep 30, 2017

    “We have to keep finding ways to respect each other and pray with each other,” Bishop Robert E. Guglielmone of the Catholic Diocese of Charleston, said. “We need to continue moving forward and strengthening our relationships with each other so we can work together in deeper faith.” The bishop was speaking at a joint service with Lutherans to mark the Reformation’s 500th anniversary.

  • Ecumenical leaders call for context, nuance in Catholic-Lutheran dialogue

    Ecumenical leaders call for context, nuance in Catholic-Lutheran dialogue

    • Jun 1, 2017

    The president of the Vatican’s Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity spoke at a conference in Washington before Catholic and Lutheran leaders, and encouraged them to strive to understand each other and consider Martin Luther within his historical context.