NEWS STORY: In Ecumenical Gesture, Pope Opens Holy Door with Non-Catholic Prelates

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c. 2000 Religion News Service ROME _ Pope John Paul II wrote a new chapter in the history of ecumenism Tuesday by opening the Holy Door of a major Roman basilica together with an Orthodox metropolitan and the Anglican archbishop of Canterbury. Then, in a dramatic and unscripted gesture expressing their wish for unity, the […]

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