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By Minna Hietamaki

In fresh bilateral ecumenical discussion the purpose of the discussion has been to arrive a few kind of doctrinal consensus. the 3 significant chapters of the ebook talk about the diversity of types of doctrinal consensus present in ecumenical dialogues between Anglicans, Lutherans and Roman Catholics. normally, the discussion files argue for agreement/consensus in accordance with commonality or compatibility.

Each of the 3 discussion procedures has particular features and formulates its argument in a different manner. The Lutheran-Roman Catholic discussion has a selected curiosity in hermeneutical questions and proposes quite a few sorts of “differentiated” or perspectival sorts of consensus. The Anglican-Roman Catholic discussion emphasises the correctness of interpretations. The records consciously glance in the direction of a “common future”, now not the separated previous.

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