Bilateral Conversations

A "bilateral dialogue" involves two parties coming together in order to seek awareness, heal wounds and deepen a relationship. Contemporary bilateral dialogues between churches in the world received new enthusiasm from the entry of the Roman Catholic Church into the ecumenical movement in 1965, an event marked and ratified by the Second Vatican Council. Since then, many of these dialogues have allowed churches to establish relationships that permit greater sharing of pastors, witness, mission and ministries.

African Methodist EpiscopalAfrican Methodist Episcopal

African Methodist Episcopal ZionAfrican Methodist Episcopal Zion

Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)Christian Church (Disciples of Christ)

Mennonite Church USAMennonite Church USA


Roman CatholicRoman Catholic

"Live in harmony with one another." ~ Romans 12:16