October 11, 2012
(Romereports.com) The Archbishop of Canterbury shared his ideas on the New Evangelization with the Pope and 262 Catholic bishops from all over the world gathered in Rome to participate in the synod.
Benedict XVI personally invited Anglican Primate Rowan Williams to participate in the meeting.
Archbishop of Canterbury
so many of my own generation, even beyond the boundaries of the Roman
Catholic Church, that Council was a sign of great promise, a sign that
the Church was strong enough to ask itself some demanding questions
about whether its culture and structures were adequate to the task of
sharing the Gospel with the complex, often rebellious, always restless
mind of the modern world”.
One of the main novelties of Vatican II was precisely openness to dialogue and collaboration with other Christian denominations.