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N. 140 (2012/III-IV)




Apostolic Journey to Lebanon, 14 – 16 September 2012

Thirteenth Ordinary General Assembly of the Synod of Bishops, 7 – 28 October 2012

Opening of the Year of Faith, 11 October 2012

Homily by the Holy Father

Greeting by the Ecumenical Patriarch

Plenary Assembly of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, 12 – 16 November 2012

Discourseof Pope Benedict XVI

Opening Address of Cardinal Kurt Koch, President PCPCU

Activity Report November 2010 – November 2012, Bishop Brian Farrell, Secretary PCPCU

Visit to the Ecumenical Patriarchate by a delegation of the Holy See for the feast of St. Andrew, 29 November – 1 December 2012

Message of Pope Benedict XVI

Address of the Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew I

Ecumenical News

In Memoriam

His Holiness Abuna Paulos, Patriarch of the Ethiopian Tewahedo Orthodox Church
His Beatitude Torkom II Manougian, Armenian Orthodox Patriarch of Jerusalem
His Holiness Maxim, Metropolitan of Sofia and Patriarch of the Orthodox Church of Bulgaria
His Beatitude Ignatius IV Hazim, Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and all the East


His Holiness Tawadros II, new Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark, 18 November 2012
His Beatitude John X, new Greek Orthodox Patriarch of Antioch and all the East, 17 December 2012
His Beatitude Nurhan Manougian, new Armenian Patriarch of Jerusalem, 24 January 2013
His Holiness Neofit, new Patriarch of Bulgaria, 24 February 2013

Methodist-Catholic Dialogue, Buenos Aires, Argentina, 12-19 October 2012

International Dialogue Commission between the Roman Catholic Church and the Old-Catholic Church, Paderborn, Germany, 3-6 December 2012

International Catholic-Lutheran-Mennonite Trilateral Dialogue, Rome, Italy, 9-13 December 2012

Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews

Pope Benedict XVI’s Greetings to the Jewish Community in Rome on Jewish festivities

Plenary Assembly of the Commission for Religious Relations with the Jews, Rome, Italy, 28 – 30 October 2012

Prolusio of Cardinal Kurt Koch, In the Service of Jewish-Catholic Understanding