Observer Delegates At Vatican Council

Observer delegates representing the World Council of Churches and 10 separate Christian denominations have been designated to attend the forthcoming ecumenical council, the Secretariat for Christian Unity announced.

The secretariat revealed the names of a score of non-Roman Catholics who have announced acceptance of invitations to the council (Sept. 5). A spokesman for the secretariat said that the number of acceptances would undoubtedly grow as the Oct. 11 opening date of the council approached. Continue reading