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2013-06-14. [Anglican-Catholic]. Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby meets Pope Francis in Rome

Archbishop Justin Welby meets Pope Francis

Archbishop Justin Welby meets Pope Francis

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

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‘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

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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

Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit shares gifts with Pope Benedict XVI.

Rev. Dr Olav Fykse Tveit shares gifts with Pope Benedict XVI.

2010-12-16 [Lutheran-Catholic] Lutheran leader seeks Holy Communion agreement with PopeThe Christian Century, Dec 16, 2010

LWF General Secretary Rev. Martin Junge (left) and LWF President Bishop Dr Munib A. Younan (middle) present gift to Pope Benedict XVI

LWF General Secretary Rev. Martin Junge (left) and LWF President Bishop Dr Munib A. Younan (middle) present gift to Pope Benedict XVI

2009-11-21 [Anglican-Catholic]. Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams in private audience with Pope Benedict XVI

Archbishop of Canterbury Rowan Williams in private audience with Pope Benedict XVI

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

Pope Benedict XVI and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Phanar

Pope Benedict XVI and Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew at the Phanar