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N. 76 (1991/I)

CONTENTS

The Roman Catholic Church and the Coptic Orthodox Church
Documents (1973 – 1988)

Part I

Speeches, Letters and Documents of His Holiness Pope Paul VI,
His Holiness Pope John Paul II and His Holiness Shenouda III,
Pope of Alexandria and Patriarch of the See of Saint Mark

May 5th, 1973 Patriarch Shenouda III’s address to Pope Paul VI
May 5th, 1973 Response of Pope Paul VI to Patriarch Shenouda III
May 6th, 1973     Homily of Pope Paul VI
May 6th, 1973 Address of Patriarch Shenouda III
May 6th, 1973 Response of Pope Paul VI to Patriarch Shenouda III
May 6th, 1973 Pope Paul VI’s address before the Regina Cœli
May 10th, 1973  Patriarch Shenouda III’s address at the conclusion of his visit to Pope Paul VI and to the Church of Rome
May 10th, 1973 The farewell speech of Pope Paul VI to Patriarch Shenouda III
May 10th, 1973 Common declaration signed by Pope Paul VI and Patriarch Shenouda III
September 12th 1974  Letter of His Holiness Pope Paul VI to Coptic Catholic Patriarch, Cardinal Stephanos I Sidarouss
June 16th, 1979  Letter of Patriarch Shenouda III to Pope John Paul II
June 23rd, 1979     Address of Pope John Paul II to a Coptic Orthodox delegation
January 26th, 1985 Telegram from Pope John Paul II to Patriarch Shenouda III
June 28th, 1985    Excerpt from the speech of Pope John Paul II to the Roman Curia on the occasion of the 25th anniversary of the founding of the Secretariat for Promoting Christian Unity
May 30th, 1988         Letter of Pope John Paul II to Patriarch Shenouda III

                                                            

Part II

Other Documents

March 26th-30th, 1974  First meeting of the International Joint Commission between the Catholic Church and the Coptic Orthodox Church
October 27th-31st, 1975   Second meeting of the International Joint Commission between the Catholic Church and the Coptic Orthodox Church
August 26th-29th, 1976  Third meeting of the International Joint Commission between the Catholic Church and the Coptic Orthodox Church
January 28th, 1977      Letter of Cardinal Willebrands to His Grace Amba Samuel
March 29th, 1977      Letter of Cardinals Johannes Willebrands and Paul Philippe to the Coptic Catholic Patriarch, Stephanos I Sidarouss
March 13th-18th, 1978    Fourth meeting of the International Joint Commission between the Catholic Church and the Coptic Orthodox Church
June 23rh, 1979       Principles for guiding the search for unity between the Catholic Church and the Coptic Orthodox Church and the Protocol joined to the Principles

                 

Appendix

The Continuation of the Dialogue

February 12th, 1988 The Resumption of the dialogue
From 1988 onwards

 

 

 

                      

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