March 26, 2012
WESTERN CATHOLIC REPORTER

Edmonton – Leading ecumenist Sister Lorelei Fuchs, a Sister of the Atonement, will be in Edmonton March 26 to 29 for a series of speaking events and retreats.

Fuchs is the associate director of the Graymoor Ecumenical and Interreligious Institute, and a research assistant for the National Council of Churches in the United States.

She is a member of the Methodist-Roman Catholic Joint Commission and on the World Council of Churches Faith and Order Plenary Commission.

She also serves as a lecturer in ecumenism at the Centro Pro Unione in Rome and is on the staff of the Centre for Ecumenical Research in the faculty of theology, Katholieke Universiteit Leuven, Belgium.

Fuchs is the author of Koinonia and the Quest for an Ecumenical Ecclesiology as well as articles in various journals and books and various other publications.

Her events in Edmonton include the following:

Monday March 26

ECUMENICAL FORMATION DAY: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Franciscan Centre, 11035-92 St. Call 780-422-7263 or email hhadcock@atonementhome.com for more info.

RECEPTIVE ECUMENISM: A reflection, 7 p.m. at Newman Theological College, 10012-84 St. Contact Julien Hammond, 780-469-1010 or email ecumenism@caedm.ca.

Tuesday March 27

ECUMENICAL DIALOGUE: 7 p.m. at All Saints Anglican Cathedral, 10035-103 St. Contact Rebecca Warren, 780-679-1146 or email warrenva@augustana.ca.

Wednesday, March 28

ECUMENICAL FORMATION DAY: 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Covenant Christian Reformed Church, 19010-87 Ave. Contact Julien Hammond, 780-469-1010 or email ecumenism@caedm.ca.

SPIRITUAL ECUMENISM: 7 p.m. at St. Stephen's College, 8812-112 St. Contact Rebecca Warren, 780-679-1146 or email warrenva@augustana.ca.

Thursday March 29

ECUMENICAL WOMEN'S RETREAT: 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 10014-81 Ave. Contact Rebecca Warren, 780-679-1146 or email warrenva@augustana.ca.

CHRISTIANS IN A MULTI-RELIGIOUS WORLD: 7 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 10014-81 Ave. Contact Julien Hammond, 780-469-1010 or email ecumenism@caedm.ca.