That they all may be one
- that they may all be one. As you, Father, are in me and I am in you, may they also be in us, so that the world may believe that you have sent me".
The phrase is the official motto of the Church of South India. The Latin version, Ut Omnes Unum Sint, is the motto of the World Student Christian Federation, the University of Mainz, the United Church of Canada and the YMCA. The United Church of Christ has the same motto except for a change in the place of one word: "That they may all be one."
The phrase is also the motto of the Graymoor Friars (the Society of the Atonement). They have used this phrase for over 100 years to describe the apostolate of the order. The Society of The Atonement started the worldwide observance of "The Church Unity Octave." The work of this Roman Catholic, Franciscan, religious order is Ecumenism.
It is also one of two mottoes of Spalding Grammar School in Lincolnshire, England. It is the motto of Achimota School located in Accra, Ghana and both Strathmore School and Strathmore University in Nairobi, Kenya. St. Paul's School in Rourkela Orissa, India also bears this motto on its Badge.
- High Priestly Prayer
- Ut Unum Sint, a 1995 encyclical by Pope John Paul II, commenting on ecumenism and the nature of the Church
- "Father Paul of Graymoor" David Gannon, S.A.
- "Motto of the School". St Paul's School.
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