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Roman Catholic-Pentecostal Dialogue
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The international dialogue between the Roman Catholic Church and representatives of Pentecostal churches has taken place through usually annual meetings, in which theological and ecclesial representatives from the two traditions conduct focused discussions on topics of mutual faith as well as differences, producing final summative reports at the end of each dialogue phase. The dialogue began in 1969 through the partnership of the Pentecostal ecumenist David du Plessis and Fr. Kilian McDonnell, OSB, who directed a Catholic ecumenical institute in Minnesota, USA.…

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Oliverio, L. William, “Roman Catholic-Pentecostal Dialogue”, in: Brill's Encyclopedia of Global Pentecostalism Online, Edited by: Michael Wilkinson, Connie Au, Jörg Haustein, Todd M. Johnson. Consulted online on 30 November 2023 <>
First published online: 2020
First print edition: 20201204

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