By Minna Hietamaki
In contemporary 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 speak about the diversity of types of doctrinal consensus present in ecumenical dialogues between Anglicans, Lutherans and Roman Catholics. usually, the discussion records argue for agreement/consensus according to commonality or compatibility.
Each of the 3 discussion approaches has particular features and formulates its argument in a different method. The Lutheran-Roman Catholic discussion has a specific curiosity in hermeneutical questions and proposes a number of varieties of “differentiated” or perspectival kinds of consensus. The Anglican-Roman Catholic discussion emphasises the correctness of interpretations. The files consciously glance in the direction of a “common future”, no longer the separated prior.
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Agreeable Agreement: An Examination of the Quest for Consensus in Ecumenical Dialogue (Ecclesiological Investigations) by Minna Hietamaki