Posts Tagged ‘Week of Prayer for Christian Unity’

“That They May All Be One”

Sunday, January 18th, 2015

For more than 100 years, the Catholic Church has joined with other churches and Christian communities in the celebration of the Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, which is observed from January 18th to the 25th. On the night Jesus gave himself to us in the Eucharist, he prayed for his disciples, “that they may […] [Read more]

Martin Luther King and Working for Christian Unity

Monday, January 20th, 2014

Today, our nation celebrates Rev. Dr. Martin Luther King.  Although he is best known as a civil rights leader, he also played a vital role in the important work of Christian unity. On the night before his Passion, Jesus fervently prayed to the Father that his disciples might all be one, just as he and […] [Read more]