DOCUMENTS

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Here are links to key documents of ecumenical and inter-religious interest:

Australian:

 Blessed And Broken
     On Eucharistic Hospitality --- Roman Catholic Archdiocese of Brisbane
    Click here to view

 Ecumenical Schools: A Roman Catholic Perspective
     Archdiocese of Brisbane 2009
   Click here to view

 Ecumenical Worship
     Pastoral Guidelines --- Ecumenical Task Group on Collaborative Local Ministry, Queensland.
     Click here to view

 Australian Churches Covenanting Together
     National Covenant signed by Member Churches of the NCCA in Adelaide, July 2004
     Click here to view

 The Impulse of God's Grace: Pastoral Letter on the Centenary of the Ecumenical
   Movement 2010

     Australian Catholic Bishops Conference
     Click here to view

 Living Church in Rural Queensland 2009
     Outcomes of a Summit involving representatives of the Anglican, Catholic, Lutheran and
     Uniting Churches in Queensland
     Click here to view

 Guidelines For Multi-Faith Worship
     Australian Consultation on Liturgy, 1993
   Click here to view

 Building Bridges
     The Catholic Church in Adelaide seeking to promote friendship and mutual understanding with Muslims
     Click here to view

 The Passover Seder: A Jewish Celebration
     Catholic Jewish Subcommittee, Brisbane, 2005
     Click here to view

 The Unutterable Name of God
     Elizabeth Harrington: Liturgy Lines 2009
     Click here to view

 Rightly Explaining the Word of Truth
     Guidelines for Christian Clergy and Teachers in their use of the New Testament with reference
     to the New Testament's presentation of Jews and Judaism
     The Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) Inc. 1995
     Click here to view

 Re-reading Paul
     Further Guidelines for Christian Clergy and Teachers in their use of the New Testament with
     reference to the New Testament's presentation of Jews and Judaism
     The Council of Christians and Jews (Victoria) Inc. 1999
     Click here to view


International
:

 Decree On Ecumenism
     Unitatis Redintegratio from Second Vatican Council   Click here to view

 Nostra Aetate
     Declaration on the Relation of the Church to Non-Christian Religions --- Second Vatican Council
     Click here to view

 Directory For The Application Of Principles And Norms On Ecumenism
     Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity    Click here to view

 Ut Unum Sint
     On Commitment to Ecumenism --- Encyclical of John Paul II    Click here to view

 Joint Declaration on Justification
      Between the Lutheran World Federation and the Roman Catholic Church 1999
      Click here to view

 Letter to the Bishops' Conferences on "The Name of God"
      Congregation for Divine Worship and the Discipline of the Sacraments 2008
      Click here to view

 A Time for Recommitment: Building a New Relationship Between Jews and Christians
    (The Twelve Points of Berlin)

     – International Council of Christians and Jews 2009
     Click here to view

 Meeting God in Friend and Stranger
      A teaching document of the Catholic Bishops' Conference of England and Wales
      Click here to view

 Christian Witness in a Multi-Religious World: Recommendations for Conduct
      This document is the fruits of a dialogue between the World Council of Churches, the Pontifical Council for Inter-religious Dialogue and the World Evangelical Alliance 2011
      Click here to view



For further information please contact:

Margaret Naylon     Tel: (07) 3324 3453     Email: ecum@bne.catholic.net.au