Definition of 'ecumenical'
Example sentences containing 'ecumenical'
We cannot do something contrary to an ecumenical council.Christianity Today (2000) A Channel of Peace (1993)
This brought together students and theologians from many churches to foster ecumenical understanding.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
This encounter with what was then an optimistic ecumenical movement led him to be ordained as an Anglican.Times, Sunday Times (2008)
So began the ecumenical movement.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The post-war ecumenical movement: good but ineffective.The Times Literary Supplement (2010)
Other difficulties include the stuttering ecumenical dialogue with other denominations and the suspicions of some Orthodox leaders of what they see as godless liberalism in western churches.Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The ecumenical movement is kept going mostly by people over 60 driven by nostalgia for the great days of the mid-20th century.Times, Sunday Times (2009)
Couples can have a wedding on the rocks at the first ecumenical church made entirely of ice, now open in Romania.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
In 1996 he was appointed OBE for services to the ecumenical movement.Times, Sunday Times (2007)
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Definition of ecumenical from the Collins English Dictionary