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Neal is really a lovely and brilliant, gentle soul, and he’s a spiritual seeker also, although very ecumenical.

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Küng moved to a different department at Tübingen as a professor of ecumenical theology and as director of the university’s Institute for Ecumenical Research.

Where are the Jewish leaders, who led an ecumenical campaign to free Soviet Jewry that inspired people all over the world?

To celebrate together, after 17centuries, the first truly ecumenical synod.

Benjamin Franklin believed in prayer but stressed the importance of ecumenical “public religion.”

In his majority opinion, Kennedy tried to argue that the court was merely upholding that ecumenical tradition.

When I commented that he was surprisingly ecumenical for an exorcist, he smiled.

There was also a guarantee of full liberty for future conclaves and ecumenical councils.

The constitutio de fide has been adopted by the Ecumenical Council, nemine contradicente.

Our present problems are said to be waiting for the next Ecumenical Council.

Why not call an ecumenical council, appoint a commission to see to such things, and then forget the sacrilege?

As an ecclesiastical title it was used to imply, not universal (ecumenical), but a great and widespread jurisdiction.


On this page you'll find 23 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to ecumenical, such as: comprehensive, all-comprehensive, all-inclusive, all-pervading, catholic, and cosmic.

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