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Author Hietamäki, Minna.

Title Agreeable agreement [electronic resource] : an examination of the quest for consensus in ecumenical dialogue / Minna Hietamäki.

Imprint London ; New York : T & T Clark, ©2010.

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Description 1 online resource (viii, 261 pages) : illustrations.
Series Ecclesiological investigations ; v. 8
T & T Clark theology
Ecclesiological investigations ; v. 8.
T & T Clark theology.
Note Revision of the author's thesis (Ph. D.)--University of Helsinki, 2008 under title: Agreeable agreement : an examination into the ecumenical quest for a solid consensus in light of bilateral doctrinal dialogues among Anglicans, Lutherans and Roman Catholics.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 223-257) and index.
Contents Part I. Introduction : -- 1. Consensus as an ecumenical challenge -- Part II. Lutheran-Roman Catholic Dialogue : -- 2. International dialogue -- 3. National dialogues : selected examples -- 4. Consensus with difference -- Part III. Anglican-Roman Catholic Dialogue : -- 5. International dialogue : Anglican-Roman Catholic International Commission (ARCIC) -- Part IV. Anglican-Lutheran Dialogue : -- 6. International dialogue -- 7. Episcopal-Lutheran dialogue in the United States -- 8. Regional dialogues : selected examples -- Part V. The Possibility of Consensus : a Synthesis : -- 9. Consensus in bilateral dialogues -- 10. Consensus : the continuing debate -- 11. Conclusion.
Summary In recent bilateral ecumenical dialogue the aim of the dialogue has been to reach some form of doctrinal consensus. The three major chapters of the book discuss the variety of forms of doctrinal consensus found in ecumenical dialogues among Anglicans, Lutherans and Roman Catholics. In general, the dialogue documents argue for agreement/consensus based on commonality or compatibility. Each of the three dialogue processes has specific characteristics and formulates its argument in a unique way. The Lutheran-Roman Catholic dialogue has a particular interest in hermeneutical questions and proposes.
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Subject Ecumenical movement.
Authority -- Religious aspects -- Christianity.
Genre/Form Electronic books.
Other Form: Print version: Hietamäki, Minna. Agreeable agreement. London ; New York : T & T Clark c2010 9780567607188 (OCoLC)432983150
ISBN 9780567037497 (electronic bk.)
0567037495 (electronic bk.)
9780567232595 (pbk.)
056723259X (pbk.)
9780567607188 (hardback)