Dominicans and Ecumenism
International Colloquium (online) about "Les dominicains et l'unité des chrétiens" at the Angelicum in Rome
The "Institute for Ecumenical Studies" at the Angelicum in Rome invites to an international colloquium on "Les dominicains et l'unité des chrétiens". Prof. Barbraa Hallensleben presents the Fribourg "Study…
"Quo vadis, Orthodox Theology?" Conference in Stuttgart Hohenheim
The Working Group of Orthodox Theologians in the German-Speaking World invites to its first conference. Prof. Barbara Hallensleben will participate as a Catholic observer.
The Foundation PRO ORIENTE in Vienna invites to a book presentation and an online discussion
The new document "For the Life of the World. Toward a Social Ethos of the Orthodox Church" will be presented in an ecumenical perspective. Prof. Barbara Hallensleben participates as a Catholic speaker.
Twenty years after the signature of the "Charta Oecumenica" the Churches in Switzerland renew their commitments
On 22 April 2021, AGCK.CH, together with the Institute for Ecumenical Studies of the University of Fribourg Switzerland, invites to a celebration of the 20th anniversary of the Charta Oecumenica. At this…
Human rights in Ecumenical Perspective - a Conference by the Institute for Confessional Studies in Bensheim
Eight forms of Christianity presented their specific approach to the justification and meaning of human rights: Protestant, Catholic, Byzantine Orthodox and Oriental Orthodox, Pentecostal, Methodist, Baptist…
5 years after Havana
Conference at the occasion of the 5th Anniversary of the Meeting between Pope Francis and Patriarch Kirill in Havana
The online conference was held under the topical title "Church and Pandemic". The event was organized by the Pontifical Council for Promoting Christian Unity and the Department of External Church Relations…
The "Communion of Protestant Churches in Europe" as a protestant model of unity
On 8 March 2021, 15-17h, Rev. Dr Mario Fischer, General Secretary of the "Communion of Protestant Churches in Europe" (CPCE) will present the history, mission and development perspectives of CPCE in a…
Religion and Politics
The "Villa Borsig Talks" in Berlin continue: on 8 February on the topic of "Orthodoxy as a political factor".
In 2018, the Federal Foreign Office established a Department for "Religion and Foreign Policy". Not to promote interreligious dialogue, but to better understand the peace potential of religions. Prof.…