Ecumenical and Interreligious Affairs

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Topics Discussed in the Catholic-Evangelical Dialogue

Co-sponsored by the Archdiocese of Boston and Vision New England

EVANGELIZATION
Texts used:

“Evangelization in the Modern World” (Evangelii Nuntiandi), Apostolic Exhortation of Pope Paul VI, 1975.

“The Lausanne Covenant,” International Congress on World Evangelization 

Re. “The Lausanne Covenant,” see also

"The Lausanne Congress"

MISSION
Texts used: “Evangelicals and Catholics Together: The Christian Mission in the Third Millennium,” 1994. (A product of consultation between Evangelical Christians and Roman Catholic Christian scholars and leaders) 

The Gift of Salvation,” 1998. (A continuation of the Evangelical-Catholic consultation.)

See also “Evangelicals and Catholics Together: A New Initiative - "The Gift of Salvation" A remarkable statement on what we mean by the gospel. An Evangelical Assessment by Timothy George”

CHRISTIAN LEADERSHIP
Text used: In the Name of Jesus: Reflections on Christian Leadership, Henri J. M. Nouwen, Crossroad, New York, 1994.

SCRIPTURE
Text used: “Dogmatic Constitution on Divine Revelation” (Dei Verbum), Second Vatican Council

CHRISTIAN UNITY
Text used: “Church, Evangelization, and the Bonds of Koinonia” A Report of the International Consultation between the Catholic Church and the World Evangelical Alliance (1993-2002)

CHURCH
Text used: "The Church as Community of Common Witness to the Kingdom of God" (from the International Reformed/Catholic Dialogue)