By Minna Hietamaki
In fresh bilateral ecumenical discussion the purpose of the discussion has been to arrive a few type of doctrinal consensus. the 3 significant chapters of the e-book talk about the range of different types of doctrinal consensus present in ecumenical dialogues between Anglicans, Lutherans and Roman Catholics. in most cases, the discussion files argue for agreement/consensus in keeping with commonality or compatibility.
Each of the 3 discussion techniques has particular features and formulates its argument in a distinct means. The Lutheran-Roman Catholic discussion has a selected curiosity in hermeneutical questions and proposes a variety of sorts of “differentiated” or perspectival varieties of consensus. The Anglican-Roman Catholic discussion emphasises the correctness of interpretations. The files consciously glance in the direction of a “common future”, now not the separated earlier.
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Agreeable Agreement: An Examination of the Quest for Consensus in Ecumenical Dialogue (Ecclesiological Investigations) by Minna Hietamaki