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N. 103 (2000/I-II)



Crossing the Threshold 2000


I. Ecumenical Advances at the End of A.D. 1999

1. The Signing of the Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification
Augsburg, Germany, October 31, 1999

Announcement, and Authorization, June 11 and July 2, 1999
Official Statement and Annex

Events in Augsburg, October 29-31, 1999

Press Conference, October 29th
Ceremony at Augsburg City Hall, October 30th
Ecumenical Vespers, Basilica of St. Ulrich and Afra, October 30th
Signing Ceremony, The Cathedral and St. Anna’s Church, October 31st

The Holy Father’s Statement, October 31st
His Further Comments, November 13th, December 9th, December 21st
The Statement of Synod of Bishops of Europe

2. Ecumenical Developments in regard to John Hus

The Pope’s Address at the conference on John Hus, December 17, 1999

II. Common Witness and Appeal for Forgiveness
at the Dawn of A.D. 2000

1. Common Witness

Ecumenical Celebration at the Opening of the Holy Door
Basilica of St Paul Outside the Wall, January 18, 2000

2. Universal Prayer For Forgiveness, March 12, 2000

III. Continuing Ecumenical Work

Pope John Paul II and Ecumenism, May-December, 1999

Ecumenical News

Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews

Documentation Supplement

Prayer For Unity, 2001                                               

Letter from the Pontifical Council
Materials for the Prayer for Unity