The Office of Ecumenical Relations carries out the ecumenical policy of the General Assembly of the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), which includes participation in ecumenical agencies and councils, ecumenical dialogue, and development of resources. This office also serves as staff for the General Assembly Committee on Ecumenical and Interfaith Relations.
News & Statements
August 21, 2014
[Spanish] [Korean] For the past twelve years, The Episcopal Church and the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.) have been engaged in bilateral dialogue as part of their participation in Churches Uniting in Christ. While still struggling to reach full reconciliation of their ordained ministries, the two churches did reach an agreement for PC(USA) teaching elders and Episcopal priests to administer Holy Communion in each other’s churches with special permission.
- July 31, 2014
- April 20, 2014
Committee affirms PC(USA)’s commitment to interfaith relationships, honors four for outstanding ecumenical service
- March 18, 2014
- October 9, 2013
- The Interreligious Stance as adopted by the 221st General Assembly (2014)
- Presbytery Ecumenical and Interreligious Liaisons
- Frequently Asked Questions regarding the Common Agreement on Baptism
- A Formula of Agreement
- Highlights to calling Ministers under the Formula of Agreement