The Academy

We invite you to participate with us in the realizing the gift of unity with which Jesus Christ establishes the church and by which the Holy Spirit sustains it. The annual conference is open to all who are interested and involved in ecumenical work.

 

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2016 Candler Conference

candlerRegistration for the North American Academy of Ecumenists annual conference to be held September 23-25, 2016 in Candler School Theology, Decatur, Georgia will open after Easter. We will meet under the theme “Commemorating the Reformation: Churches Looking Together Toward 2017 – and Beyond”…
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President’s Column

 

2007-06 Montana 116 full sizeWe are looking forward to the next NAAE gathering: 23-25 September, 2016 at Candler School of Theology in Decatur, Georgia (near Atlanta). We will meet under the theme “Commemorating the Reformation: Churches Looking Together Toward 2017 – and Beyond”.

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Our Response to “The Church”

The North American Academy of Ecumenists (NAAE) met at the Mount Carmel Spiritual Centre in Niagara Falls, Ontario, for its annual conference on 25-27 September 2015. The theme of the conference was “Crafting our Response” to the World Council of Churches’ Faith and Order Paper number 214, The Church: Towards a Common Vision (TCTCV). The paper, proposing a common ecumenical ecclesiology, was published in March 2013 for study and comment by churches and other bodies.

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