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Chapter XII — Bridges not walls: Transformed through dialogue

Archbishop Donald Bolen (left) and Bishop Linda Nicholls (right) lead a service of ecumenical prayer / Courtesy of The Catholic Register

Ecumenical dialogue happens in many different ways and at many different levels. The Co-Chairs of ARC Canada at the time of this current project have both had the honour of serving on international Commissions and Anglican and Roman Catholic dialogue as well. Bishop Linda Nicholls is a member of ARCIC III and part of the drafting team which produced the most recent text Walking Together on the Way (2018). Archbishop Donald Bolen has been the Co-Chair of International Anglican-Roman Catholic Commission for Unity and Mission (IARCCUM) since 2013. In both cases, their global ecumenical experience has had a profound influence on their local ministries.

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