The Fifth International Conference on Receptive Ecumenism

The Fifth International Conference on Receptive Ecumenism will be held on 22-25 June 2020 in Sigtuna, Sweden, and will be hosted by the Christian Council of Sweden, the Sigtuna Foundation, and University College Stockholm. 

Invited speakers include:

  • Anders Arborelius
  • Sofia Camnerin 
  • Mathew Chandrankunnel  
  • Anthony Currer 
  • Susan Durber  
  • Sara Gehlin 
  • Peter Halldorf 
  • Antje Jackelén 
  • Karin Johannesson 
  • Paul D. Murray 
  • Ivana Noble 
  • Peniel Pajkumar 
  • Aikaterini Pekridou 
  • Antonia Pizzey 
  • Cecil M Robeck Jr 
  • Risto Saarinen 
  • Chediel Sendoro


The Call for Papers and full conference details can be found on the conference webpage: https://www.ehs.se/Receptive-Ecumenism-Conference   

The CfP deadline is 1 November 2019 and possible topics for papers include but are not limited to:

  • Receptive Ecumenism – impact on ecclesiology
  • Receptive Ecumenism as transformative resource on present challenges (e.g., climate change, populism, migration, polarization, conflicts)
  • Local experiences of Receptive Ecumenism
  • Bilateral dialogues
  • Receptive Ecumenism and interreligious dialogue
  • Spirituality 

For further details, including how to submit a paper proposal, please see the conference website; if you have any questions, please contact Olle Kristenson, Theological Advisor at the Christian Council of Sweden: (remove XX) olle.kristenson XX @skr XX .org.


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