The Diocese of Des Moines
That all may be one...
October 28, 2010
Written By: Kyle Lechtenberg

The United States Conference of Catholic Bishops has announced three major ecumenical (inter-Christian) documents.  Together we join Christ in prayer "that all may be one" (John 17:21). 


1. A Vision of Unity: Roman Catholic-Orthodox Dialogue (7 October 2010)

2. On Death and Eternal Life: Roman Catholic-Lutheran Dialogue (26 October 2010)

3. On Baptism and Eucharist: Roman Catholic-Reformed Dialogue (27 October 2010)


We're approaching the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation--in 2017.  Though Christians have a long way to go, these three statements are signs of hope, now and for the future. Save to


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