ELCA Bishops, Vatican Leader, Reflect on Joint Declaration, October 1-2, 2004 - elca
The Rev. Mark S. Hanson, left, ELCA presiding bishop, and Cardinal Walter Kasper, The Vatican's chief ecumenical officer, pray before leading a "Solemn Evening Vespers" service Oct. 1 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Park Ridge, Ill. The ELCA Conference of Bishops, ELCA synod vice presidents, ELCA seminary presidents and St. Luke's members attended.

The Rev. Mark S. Hanson, left, ELCA presiding bishop, and Cardinal Walter Kasper, The Vatican's chief ecumenical officer, pray before leading a "Solemn Evening Vespers" service Oct. 1 at St. Luke's Lutheran Church, Park Ridge, Ill. The ELCA Conference of Bishops, ELCA synod vice presidents, ELCA seminary presidents and St. Luke's members attended.