Lutherans accept Roman Catholic eucharistic blasphemy

Cardinal Koch hopes joint document will be preparation of a future joint declaration on church, Eucharist and ministry. Cardinal Kurt Koch is the President of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity (PCPCU). Presenting the keynote address to the Council of The Lutheran World Federation (LWF) today, Kurt Cardinal Koch, President of the Pontifical Council… Read More Lutherans accept Roman Catholic eucharistic blasphemy

One World religion accepted in the Lutheran camp

Through baptism Lutherans and Roman Catholics are bound to each other as members of the one body of Christ. This is written in an ecumenical document. “Lutheran-Roman Catholic Commission Urges Celebration of Fruits of Dialogue in 2017” As they approach the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation in 2017, Lutheran and Roman Catholic representatives affirmed… Read More One World religion accepted in the Lutheran camp

Former German president to honor anti-Jewish pastor

Roman Herzog to honor anti-Jewish Lutheran pastor Mitri Raheb next week. Roman Herzog, the president of the Federal Republic of Germany from 1994 to 1999, is slated to deliver a speech next week in honor of Reverend Mitri Raheb, a fiercely anti-Israel Palestinian Lutheran leader in Bethlehem who has argued that Jews have no right… Read More Former German president to honor anti-Jewish pastor

Pope warns Lutherans of challenge from Pentecostals

“This is a form of Christianity with little institutional depth, little rationality and even less dogmatic content, and with little stability”. This was the message from the Pope when he visited a monastery in Germany where Martin Luther lived before launching the Reformation. The Pope warned his Lutheran hosts on Friday that what he called… Read More Pope warns Lutherans of challenge from Pentecostals

Oslo Church Dean: Holocaust deniar Al-Qaradawi “important”

Oslo Dean wants Norway to open the doors to Yusuf al-Qaradawi. The Dean of Oslo Cathedral has described controversial Islamic scholar Yusuf al-Qaradawi as “an important person” who Norwegians “should be open to” coming to the country. A Turkish newspaper reported on Thursday that al-Qaradawi, who has been accused of Holocaust denial, discrimination against women… Read More Oslo Church Dean: Holocaust deniar Al-Qaradawi “important”