The article presents a speech by the head of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, Cardinal Walter Kasper, delivered at the council's plenary assembly on November 14, 2006. The Cardinal summarized recent developments like the resolution of some of the Christological differences with the Oriental Orthodox churches. The Cardinal focused on the shifts in ecumenism and emphasized the need for a dialogue of truth based on love and return to the sources in Scripture and the liturgy.
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