Posts Tagged ‘Cardinal Kurt Koch’

Support for common Catholic – Orthodox Easter date

Thursday, March 18th, 2021
common Easter date

Cardinal Kurt Koch, president of the Pontifical Council for Christian Unity, has supported a suggestion that Catholics and Orthodox work to agree on a common date to celebrate Easter. Several attempts, often led by Orthodox bishops, have been made over the past 100 years to push for a common date for Easter. It seems most Read more

Promoting Christian unity is not optional

Monday, December 7th, 2020

Catholics must work towards Christian unity, a new guidebook from the Vatican says. It can no longer be seen as “optional” by bishops. They won’t be left to work out how on their own though. The new guidebook, released by the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, offers practical ways for bishops to promote unity Read more