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Pope Francis greets participants in a Vatican conference on 'Luther: 500 Years Later'

Pope Francis greets participants in a Vatican conference on 'Luther: 500 Years Later'

Pope ‘grateful to God’ for Vatican conference on Martin Luther

31/03/2017 13:06

Pope Francis on Friday greeted participants in a conference promoted by the Pontifical Committee for Historical Sciences, entitled “Luther: 500 Years Later”. He expressed his gratitude to God for the conference and called it a “working of the Holy Spirit”.

Bishop Munib Younan and Pope Francis sign a joint declaration

LWF President Bishop Munib Younan and Pope Francis sign a joint declaration during a 500th anniversary commemoration of the Reformation in Lund cathedral

Fruits of Catholic-Lutheran joint commemoration of Reformation

29/03/2017 15:31

Five months on from the joint commemoration of the Reformation by Pope Francis and Lutheran leaders, the President of the Lutheran World Federation says that ecumenical energy is penetrating hearts and minds of Christians around the world..

A statue of Martin Luther

A statue of Martin Luther in his native town of Eisleben in Eastern Germany

Rome conference sheds new light on Luther and the sacraments

02/03/2017 12:08

Professor Annemarie Mayer took part in a conference at Rome’s Gregorian university this week, exploring the profound changes in understanding between Lutherans and Catholics that have evolved over the past decades of theological dialogue.

Pope Francis receives the ecumenical delegation from Germany

Pope Francis receives the ecumenical delegation from Germany

German Catholics and Lutherans take new steps towards unity

06/02/2017 12:37

Pope Francis told an ecumenical delegation from German on Monday that the 500th anniversary of the Protestant Reformation offers Catholics and Lutherans an opportunity to take further steps towards reconciliation and full Christian unity

Pope Francis receives Kaarlo Kalliali, Lutheran Bishop of Turku and his grandchildren

Pope Francis receives Kaarlo Kalliali, Lutheran Bishop of Turku and his grandchildren, with the Ecumenical Delegation of Finland

Pope: Luther’s intention was to renew the Church, not divide her

19/01/2017 10:05

Pope Francis on Thursday said that “the intention of Martin Luther five hundred years ago was to renew the Church, not divide her”. He was speaking to members of an Ecumenical Delegation from Finland who are in the Vatican to take part in the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity,

 

Pope Francis and leaders of the LWF

Pope Francis leads a joint commemoration of the Reformation, together with the President and General Secretary of the Lutheran World Federation, Bishop Munib Younan and Rev Martin Junge, in Lund cathedral

Pope and Lutheran leaders mark 'a new beginning' in Sweden

31/10/2016 20:41

Pope Francis and leaders of the Lutheran World Federation mark a significant step forward in ecumenical relations as they lead thousands of people in a common commemoration of the Protestant Reformation in the Swedish cities of Lund and Malmo

Lutheran Archbishop Jackelén meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican earlier this year

Lutheran Archbishop Jackelén meets with Pope Francis at the Vatican earlier this year. On Monday in Sweden, she will welcome the Holy Father to an ecumenical commemoration of the Protestant Reformation.

Lutheran archbishop set to welcome Pope Francis

31/10/2016 13:36

Pope Francis will be welcomed to the Lutheran Cathedral of Lund by the Bishop of Stockholm, Anders Arborelius, and by the Lutheran Archbishop of Uppsala, Antje Jackelén.