By Minna Hietamaki
In contemporary bilateral ecumenical discussion the purpose of the discussion has been to arrive a few kind of doctrinal consensus. the 3 significant chapters of the booklet speak about the diversity of sorts of doctrinal consensus present in ecumenical dialogues between Anglicans, Lutherans and Roman Catholics. mostly, the discussion files argue for agreement/consensus in keeping with commonality or compatibility.
Each of the 3 discussion methods has particular features and formulates its argument in a different approach. The Lutheran-Roman Catholic discussion has a specific curiosity in hermeneutical questions and proposes quite a few sorts of “differentiated” or perspectival different types 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