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The Ecumenical Movement
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Melanie Duguid-May

An oft-cited comment of Archbishop of Canter-bury William Temple (1881–1944) that ecumenism is “the great new fact of our era”1 notwithstanding, antecedents of the 20th century ecumenical movement are to be found in New Testament affirmations of “one…

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Melanie Duguid-May, “The Ecumenical Movement”, in: History of Global Christianity Online, Editors J.H. Schjørring, N.A. Hjelm. Consulted online on 20 November 2019 <http://dx.doi.org/10.1163/2589-5656_HGCO_fulltextxml_COM30900>
First published online: 2018



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