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... the Council of Churches in South Australia.

South Australian Council of Churches - nurturing and nourishing the understanding, spiritual growth and practice of ecumenism across the Churches of South Australia.


Ecumenical Bequest to assist in the work of Refugees and Displaced Persons

Details - Applications Closed 
Notice of Selected Projects

Leaning into the Spirit: discernment, decision-making and reception

The 4th International Conference on Receptive Ecumenism, from Monday 6 to Thursday 9 November 2017, in Canberra.
Call for papers and more information

Receptive Ecumenism

Healing Gifts for Wounded Hands: The promise and potential of Receptive Ecumenism - a booklet to assist us all in the way of Receptive Ecumenism: updated


Receiving the Gift of the Other: Worksheet
 
Receptive Ecumenism Workshops for Inter Church Councils and for Congregations/Parishes

The Gift of Each Other: Learning from Other Christians Resource for Parishes

Receptive Ecumenism in International Perspective: Contextual Ecclesial Learning 


Ecumenical Landscape of SA Council of Churches: May 2017

Ecumenical Landscape (printable version)
Ecumenical Landscape (online reading version)

Port Pirie Diocesan Assembly 2017 - Building Bridges of Peace (500 years since the Reformation)

Reflections
Ecumenical Service Bridges of Peace
Homily - Ecumenical Celebration of the Word - 4.4.2017

SACC 70th Birthday Celebrations Saturday 29 April 2017

Minutes
A Vision - 70 years from now
Outline [Agenda] of the celebrations
Reflections - for sharing in your newsletters together with your own reflections and photos
Image and reflections by Heshmat Keroloss
Presentation on the day
Photos of the day



Healing our Broken Life: Living More Fully our Love and Unity in Christ - in, with, and for our world

Insights & Reflections on the visit of Rev Dr Olav Fykse Tveit, General Secretary, World Council of Churches to South Australia on 14 October 2016.
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Prayer Circle

July 2017 - Lutheran Church of Australia - South Australia and Northern Territory District
More information

Peace Lamps and Olive Oil Soaps from The Holy Land: Praying for Peace

More information

Greetings from the General Secretary, World Council of Churches to SA Council of Churches

Letter

Prospects and Challenges for the Ecumenical Movement in the 21st Century

Insights from the Global Ecumenical Theological Institute [GETI]

Information here

Recognition, Reconciliation and Relationships with Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples and the churches in South Australia

More information     


Formation and Education for Leadership in Ecumenism in the Spirit of Christ

Insights and Learnings

International Day of Solidarity with the Palestinian People: 29 November 2016

See Father Raed's message here.

Ecumenical Lenten Resource for 2018

The theme is A Lenten Pilgrimage to the Heart. Writing is well under way and the resource will be available by November 2017.