Michael Kinnamon has served as the general secretary of the Consultation on Church Union and the National Council of Churches. He is the author of The Vision of the Ecumenical Movement and How It Has Been Impoverished by Its Friends and Unity as Prophetic Witness: W. A. Visser ’t Hooft and the Shaping of Ecumenical Theology.
W. A. Visser ’t Hooft’s confrontation with nationalist idolatry among Christians
The Dutch ecumenist believed the church can—and must—challenge hateful ideologies.
August 8, 2019
Can these bones live?
It is difficult to assess the health of the current ecumenical movement....
September 5, 2003
Ecumenical invitation: The next step for ‘Churches Uniting’
The Consultation on Church Union (COCU), pronounced dead more than once over the past 40 years, is indeed about to die....
May 10, 2000
Baptism and the Unity of the Church, edited by Michael Root and Risto Saarine, and Mother Church, by Carl E. Braaten.
Edited by Michael Root and Risto Saarinen, Baptism and the Unity of the Church. (Eerdmans, 290 pp.)...
February 2, 1999
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