Durham University

Centre for Catholic Studies

Publications and Resources

ARCIC III (Anglican - Roman Catholic International Commission Phase III)

Agreed statement and responses

The agreed statement in the press

Books

Chapters in Books

  • Coman, V. ‘Learning Ecumenically from Each Other: “Open Sobornicity” and “Receptive Ecumenism”’. In Perspectief: The 19th Academic Consultation of the Societas Oecumenica, 34:35–43. (Helsinki, 2016).
  • Denaux, A., ‘Ecclesial Repentance and Conversion: Receptive Ecumenism and the Mandate and Method of ARCIC III’, in Stephan van Erp and Karim Schelkens (eds.), Conversion and Church: The Challenge of Ecclesial Renewal (Leiden & Boston: Brill, 2016), pp. 304-25.
  • Fahey, M. A., ‘A Promising New Thrust in Ecumenical Theology’. In A Church with Open Doors: Catholic Ecclesiology for the Third Millennium, edited by Richard R. Gaillardetz and Edward P. Hahnenberg, 181–96. (Collegeville, Minnesota: Michael Glazier, 2015).
  • Gehlin, S., 'Receptiv Ekumenik - Om Hope Och Tillit i Ekumeniska Relationer'. In Dag Tuvelius (eds.) Dag Var Inte Rädd - En Bok Om Hopp, pp. 89-98. (Förbundet Kriten Humanism, 2017.)
  • Guidero, K. L., ‘In the Unity of the Holy Spirit: A Third-Article Theology of Receptive Ecumenism’. In Third Article Theology: A Pneumatological Dogmatics, edited by Myk Habets, pp.463–78. (Fortress Press, 2016).
  • Kelly, G., ‘What is Receptive Ecumenism?’ in Gideon Goosen (ed.), The Gift of Each Other: Learning from Other Christians (Sydney: The New South Wales Ecumenical Council, 2013), 5-7.
  • Murray, P. D., 'Foreword: Serving the Spirit of Receptive Ecumenism’, in Antonia Pizzey, Receptive Ecumenism and the Renewal of the Ecumenical Movement: The Path of Ecclesial Conversion, (Leiden: Brill, 2019).
  • Murray, P. D., 'Receiving of Christ in the Spirit: The Pneumatic-Christic Depths of Receptive Ecumenism', in Vicky Balabanski & Geraldine Hawkes (eds.), Receptive Ecumenism: Listening, Learning, and Loving in the Way of Christ (Adelaide: ATF, in press).
  • Murray, P. D. 'Receptive Ecumenism as a Leaning-in to the Spirit of Loving Transformation', in Vicky Balabanski & Geraldine Hawkes (eds.), Receptive Ecumenism: Listening, Learning, and Loving in the Way of Christ (Adelaide: ATF, in press).
  • Murray, P. D., 'Formal Ecumenism, Receptive Ecumenism, and the Diverse Local Churches of the Global Catholic Communion', in William Cavanaugh (ed.), Ecumenism in the World Church (Wipf and Stock, Cascade, 2018).
  • Murray, P. D., ‘Roman Catholicism and Ecumenism’, in Lewis Ayres and Medi Ann Volpe (eds.), The Oxford Companion to Catholicism (Oxford: OUP), 2018.
  • Murray, P. D., 'In Search of a Way', in Geoffrey Wainwright and Paul McPartlan (eds.), The Oxford Handbook of Ecumenical Studies (Oxford: OUP), 2018.
  • Murray, P.D., 'Engaging with the Contemporary Church’, in Mike Higton & James Fodor (eds.), The Routledge Companion to the Practice of Christian Theology (Routledge, 2015), pp. 278-93.
  • Murray, P. D., 'Ecumenism, Evangelization and Conflicting Narratives of Vatican II: Reading Unitatis Redintegratio with His Holiness Benedict XVI Roman Pontiff Emeritus’, in Kisteen Kim and Paul Grogan (eds.), The New Evangelization: Faith, People, Context and Practice (Bloomsbury, 2015), pp. 99-120.
  • Murray, P.D., ‘On Celebrating Vatican II as Catholic and Ecumenical’, in Gavin D'Costa and Emma Harris (es.), The Second Vatican Council - Celebrating Its Achievements and the Future (London & New York: T & T Clark Bloomsbury, 2013), 85-103.
  • Murray, P. D., ‘Discerning the Dynamics of Doctrinal Development in Postfoundationalist Perspective’, in Simon Oliver, Karen Kilby & Thomas
    O’Loughlin (eds.), Faithful Reading: New Essays in Honour of Fergus Kerr, OP (London & New York: T & T Clark, 2012), pp. 193-220.
  • Murray, P. D., ‘Expanding Catholicity through Ecumenicity in the Work of Yves Congar: Ressourcement, Receptive Ecumenism and Catholic Reform’, in Gabriel Flynn & Paul D. Murray (eds.), Ressourcement: A Movement for Renewal in Twentieth-Century Catholic Theology, (Oxford: OUP, 2012), 457-481.
  • Murray, P. D., ‘Receptive Ecumenism and Catholic Learning: Establishing the Agenda’, in Paul D. Murray (ed.), Receptive Ecumenism and the Call to Catholic Learning: Exploring a Way for Contemporary Ecumenism (Oxford: OUP, 2008), 5-25.
  • Murray, P. D., & Murray, A. L., 'The Roots, Range, and Reach of Receptive Ecumenism', in Clive Barrett (ed.), Unity in Process: Reflections on Receptive Ecumenism (London: Darton, Longman & Todd, 2012), 79-94.
  • Ryan, T. ‘Spiritual and Receptive Ecumenism’. In Christian Unity: How You Can Make a Difference, pp.144–65. Mahwah, NJ: Paulist Press, 2015.
  • Wood, S. ‘“Return to Your Baptism Daily”: Baptism and Christian Life’. In Luther Refracted: The Reformer’s Ecumenical Legacy, pp.193–214. (Minneapolis, MN: Augsburg Fortress, 2015).

Journal Articles

Further essays relating to Receptive Ecumenism can be found in:

Conference papers and lectures

Theses

Reports

Articles in Newspapers and Periodicals

Webpage articles

Reviews of Receptive Ecumenism and the Call to Catholic Learning (OUP 2008)

Interviews

Public Lectures

Practical Resources

Other ARCIC III articles and resources

  • Prof Paul Murray, Dean Director Centre for Catholic Studies, South Africa Receptive Ecumenism Lecture/Workshop/Consultation Tour, January 2016
  • Scriptural Passages Relating to Some of the Key Movements in Receptive Ecumenism
  • Receptive Ecumenism and Ecclesial Learning: Learning to Be Church Together PP - CUC
  • Receptive Ecumenism and Ecclesial Learning: Learning to Be Church Together PP - SACBC
  • Prof. Paul D. Murray, Introductory Materials on Receptive Ecumenism. An Informal Conversation with Members of the KZN Inter-religious Council, St Joseph’s Church Hall, Berea, Durban, 11th January 2016
  • Prof. Paul D. Murray, Receptive Ecumenism and Inter-Religious Encounter, Durban, South Africa, 11th Jan 2016
  • Prof. Paul D. Murray, “Healing Gifts for Wounded Hands”: Receptive Ecumenism, Ecclesial Conversion, and the Contemporary Ecumenical Call. Evening Lecture at St Augustine’s College, Victory Park, Johannesburg, 13th January 2016
  • Prof. Paul D. Murray, Healing Gifts for Wounded Hands: Receptive Ecumenism as Third-phase Ecumenism for the 21st Century. Presented at St Augustine’s College, Victory Park, Johannesburg, SA Wednesday 13th January 2016
  • Receptive Ecumenism and Ecclesial Learning: Learning to Be Church Together, A Consultation with Christian Leaders, East Rand, Johannesburg, 14th January 2016
  • Prof. Paul D. Murray, Living Catholicism through Receptive Ecumenical Learning (i) A day with the Annual Assembly of the South African Catholic Bishops’ Conference, St John Vianney Seminary, Pretoria. 15th January 2016
  • Prof. Paul D. Murray, Living Catholicism through Receptive Ecumenical Learning (ii), St John Vianney Seminary, Pretoria, 15th January 2016
  • Prof. Paul D. Murray, Living Catholicism through Receptive Ecumenical Learning (iii) St John Vianney Seminary, Pretoria, 15th January 2016