A New Springtime of Ecumenism?
Over at CRUX John Allen carries an interview between a Lutheran and a Catholic about ecumenism.
Kathryn Johnson is director of Ecumenical and Interreligious Relations for the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America while Sister Susan K. Wood is a member of the Sisters of Charity of Leavenworth, Kansas, a theology professor at Marquette and a veteran leader in Catholic/Lutheran dialogue.
It’s an interesting article because it reveals some of the genuine progress that has been made over the last fifty years in Protestants and Catholics understanding each other. It’s very big on enthusiasm about a “new Springtime” in ecumenism.
The attitudes expressed by the