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Continuation Committee on Ecumenism in the 21st Century

The Continuation Committee was facilitated by the WCC, but not a committee of the WCC. The rationale for membership and the mandate were endorsed, but not formulated by the WCC Central Committee. It was composed of 15 representatives of different constituencies, including WCC member churches, the Roman Catholic church, Pentecostal churches, ecumenical youth organizations, regional ecumenical organizations, Christian world communions, national council of churches, specialized ministries, international ecumenical organizations and ecumenical renewal communities.
Papers for and a report on the first meeting of the committee held 18-20 November
Ecumenism in the 21st century: Theses for discussion
Final Report of the Continuation Committee on Ecumenism in the 21st Century
The final report of the committee included recommendations to the WCC, regional ecumenical organizations, national councils of churches, Christian world communions, ecumenical youth movements, specialized ministries, renewal movements, the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, and churches and organizations – whether or not traditionally seen as ecumenically engaged – on how to live out the gift of ecumenical calling in more intentional cooperation by all. It was received by the WCC Central Committee in September 2012 and will be forwarded to the WCC 10th Assembly in 2013.
From Reconfiguration to Ecumenism in the 21st Century
Rev. Dr Robina Marie Winbush, Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.)
Report on the 2nd meeting of the Continuation Committee
Report on the first meeting of the Continuation Committee
Six central questions for the future work of the committee