Popes meet with world Christian leaders
[In reverse chronological order, by year, month, and day; general category; then news item] Page under construction.
2013-06-14. [Anglican-Catholic]. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby meets Pope Francis in Rome.
- Pope and Archbishop of Canterbury pledge to work together towards reconciliation and unity, 2013-06-14. Vatican Radio. (Text of 2 speeches)
2013-06-05 [Serbian Orthodox-Catholic] “There’s more unity than differences with Roman Catholics”
2013-05-10. [Coptic-Catholic] Mark and Peter: Coptic Pope Tawadros II visits Pope Francis
‘My brother Andrew’: Relations between the Churches of East and West, by Fr. Mark Woodruff, written 30 March 2013. Published in The Tablet, 8 June 2013.
2013-03-20 [Global Ecumenical & Interreligious] Pope Francis met with leaders of different Christian denominations and also with heads of other religions who came to Rome to attend his Inaugural Mass. [Text and video] Text of Pope Francis’ speech
2013-03-19. [Greek Orthodox-Catholic] The Extraordinary Historical Significance of Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew’s Presence at Pope Francis’ Installation as Bishop of Rome
2010-12-04 [World Council of Churches] Pope Benedict and WCC General Secretary Olav Tveit reaffirm common goals for visible church unity, 4 December 2010
2010-12-16 [Lutheran-Catholic] Lutheran leader seeks Holy Communion agreement with Pope, The Christian Century, Dec 16, 2010
2009-11-21 [Anglican-Catholic]. Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams in private audience with Pope Benedict XVI
2006-11-30 [Orthodox-Catholic] Common Declaration of Pope Benedict XVI and the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I at the Phanar in Istanbul, Turkey, where they recited together the Lord’s Prayer and the Nicene Creed in Greek