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Porvoo Common Statement

This is the name given to a report issued at the conclusion of theological conversations by official representatives of four Anglican Churches and eight Nordic and Baltic Churches in 1989-1992. The Porvoo Common Statement included the text of the Porvoo Declaration, which the participants commended for acceptance to their Churches

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13 OCT 1992 99 KB

ARCIC II - The Church as Communion

During the past four years the members of the Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission have considered the mystery of communion which is given and made visible in the Church. This has not been an easy task, because of the inherent complexity and depth of the mystery

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06 SEP 1990 103 KB

Common Declaration - October 1989

The Common Declaration by Pope John Paul II and the Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Robert Runcie

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02 OCT 1989 17 KB

The Niagara Report - 1987

Two linked events took place at Niagara Falls in Autumn 1987 in the course of the international dialogue between Anglicans and Lutherans. The First was a major consultation on episcope (24th - 29th September), and this was immediately followed (30th September - 3rd October) by a meeting of the Anglican-Lutheran International Continuation Committee to produce this report

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29 SEP 1987 220 KB

ARCIC II - Salvation and the Church

The document published here is the work of the Second Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission (ARCIC II). It is simply a joint statement of the Commission.

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04 SEP 1986 85 KB

The Dublin Agreed Statement 1984

As a result of the talks in 1962 between the Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr Michael Ramsey, and the Ecumenical Patriarch, Athenagoras I of Constantinople, the Primates of the Anglican Communion were approached and agreed unanimously to the setting up of an Anglican Theological Commission to confer with theologians of the Orthodox Churches...

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19 AUG 1984 265 KB

The report of the Anglican-Reformed international commission,1981-1984 - God's reign and our unity

This report is the result of work spread over four years (1981-4) by the Anglican-Reformed Commission which was set up after preliminary consultation in 1978. We were appointed by the Anglican Consultative Council and the World Alliance of Reformed Churches.

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16 JAN 1984 189 KB

The Helsinki Report - 1982

The following Report is the outcome of three meetings of the Anglican-Lutheran European Regional Commission over the period 1980-82. This Commission was set up at the request of the Anglican Consultative Council and the Lutheran World Federation

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27 SEP 1982 80 KB

Common Declaration - May 1982

Common Declaration of Pope John Paul II and the Archbishop of Canterbury Dr Robert Runcie

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29 MAY 1982 36 KB

ARCIC I - Authority in the Church II

In our conclusion to our first Statement on Authority in the Church we affirmed that we had reached 'a consensus on authority in the Church and, in particular, on the basic principles of primacy', which we asserted to be of ‘fundamental importance' (para. 24).

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03 SEP 1981 71 KB