what is difference between ecumenicalism and ecumenism
ecumenical + -ism
- The belief that there should be better understanding and closer co-operation between different denominations in the Christian Church.
The term is sometimes used pejoratively by those who believe that a lowest common denominator approach dilutes the true Christian message.
ecumene + -ism
ecumenism (plural ecumenisms)
- (philosophy) Ecumenical doctrines and practices, especially as manifested in the ecumenical movement.
- Douglas Harper (2001–2021), “ecumenism”, in Online Etymology Dictionary.