Ecumenism - Week 1

Introduction - What is Ecumenism?


This class introduces the biblical teachings on unity, or ecumenism, and examines the importance placed on unity in scripture. The book of John depicts Jesus’ deep concern with the unity of his disciples. Ecumenism was also a concern of the early Church and its leaders. This lesson lays a foundation for the entire series.


Bible Verses:

  • John 17- Jesus' prayer for unity for his disciples
  • Ephesians 4:1-6- Paul examines the "oneness" of the Church in regard to our doctrine


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