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International Anglican-roman Catholic Commission for Unity and Mission (IARCCUM)
A – RC

Table of Contents
Meetings and Documents


  • May 14-20, 2000 – Mississauga, Toronto, Canada
    “Communion in Mission and the Action Plan” – STATEMENT and ACTION PLAN


  1. November 20-24, 2001 – Lambeth Palace, England and Rome, Italy
    “Initial meetings at Lambeth Palace with the Archbishop of Canterbury, Dr George Carey, and at the Vatican
    with Pope John Paul II and with officials of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity, in discerning
    the mandate of the new commission” – COMMUNIQUÉ
  2. November 19-23, 2002 – Mount St. Joseph Retreat House, Mosta, Malta
    “Sub-group: The Degree of Faith that Exists between Anglicans and Catholics; Sub-group: Practical
    Recommendations for the Next Steps in the On-going Process of Ecumenical Reception; Sub-group: Visible and
    Practical Outcomes of Spiritual Communion with Proposals for Pastoral and Practical Strategies to Help the
    Two Communions, Especially in Local Contexts, to do Together Whatever is Possible in the Present Stage of Real
    but Imperfect Communion” – COMMUNIQUÉ
  3. June 10-14, 2003 – Dromantine, Newry, Northern Ireland
    “Drafting and Revising a Statement on the Degree to which we Share a Common Faith, Addressing in
    Particular the Subjects Treated in Past ARCIC Documents; Work on Reception of ARCIC Documents and
    Practical Initiatives” – COMMUNIQUÉ
    February 2-7, 2004 – Seattle, Washington, USA – Sub-commission:
    “Ad hoc sub–commission of IARCCUM: Ecclesiological Reflections on the Current Situation in the Anglican
    Communion in the Light of ARCIC” – REPORT STATEMENT AND ACTION PLAN
  4. November 10-15, 2005 – Palazzola (near Rome), Italy
    “Review of work on the project to produce a common statement to identify a sufficient degree of agreement in
    faith to enable the development of a deepened common life and mission together” – COMMUNIQUÉ
    “Growing Together in Unity and Mission” (2006) – AGREED STATEMENT
  5. September 30-October 7, 2016 – Canterbury and Rome
    “New Steps on an Ancient Pilgrimage: Together from Canterbury to Rome” – COMMUNIQUÉ and AGREED
    October 5, 2016 – Rome, Italy
    “Celebration of Vespers with the Participation of His Grace Dr Justin Welby Archbishop of Canterbury and
    Primate of the Anglican Communion, Commemorating the 50th Anniversary of the Meeting Between Pope Paul
    VI and Archbishop Michael Ramsey and of the Founding of the Anglican Centre in Rome” – VESPERS and

Bishop David Beetge (Anglican) South Africa (2001-2011)
Bishop David Hamid (Anglican) Suffragan Bishop of Europe (2011-
Archbishop John Bathersby (Catholic) Australia (2001-2011)
Archbishop Donald Bolen (Catholic) Archbishop of Regina, Canada (2011-


Canon David Hamid (Anglican) 2001-2002
Bishop John Baycroft (Anglican) 2002-2003

Canon Gregory Cameron (Anglican) 2003-

Palace Court, 222 Lambeth Rd.
London SE1 7LB, England

Msgr. Donald Bolen (Catholic) 2001-2008
Msgr. Mark Langham (Catholic) 2008-2014
Rev. Anthony Currer (Catholic) 2014-

Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity
Via della Conciliazione, 5
I-00193 Rome, Italy

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