ecumenical movement

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n ecumenical movement a movement aimed to promote understanding and cooperation among Christian churches; aimed ultimately at universal Christian unity
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Usage


In news:

When Wesley Granberg-Michaelson was younger, the bad blood between Christian denominations made the notion of a modern-day ecumenical movement seem farfetched.
Anthony Stratis, the head of the Greek Orthodox community in New Orleans since 1995, and a key player in the city's ecumenical movement, has been transferred to Tennessee, he said Friday.
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