Regina`s Archbishop Donald Bolen was at Seton Hall University in New Jersey on March 16th as the book “Towards Unity: Ecumenical Dialogue 500 Years after the Reformation” was officially launched. This Festschrift, a celebratory publication of essays, honours the lifetime achievements of Monsignor John Radano who served as head of the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity`s (PCPCU) Western Section for nearly 25 years, from 1984 to 2008. He was the immediate superious of Archbishop Don during his years of working at the PCPCU from 2001 to 2009. The 500th anniversary of the Reformation was chosen as a theme for the book. The anniversary is time to take stock, look at what we have accomplished, on the road we have travelled, and on what lies ahead.
Cardinal Walter Kasper and Cardinal Edward Cassidy both contributed to the volume, testifying to Monsignor Radano’s commitment, competence, and wide knowledge of the dialogues in which he was involved over many years. ...Read More