Peace for Ukraine? Lecture series at the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland
On 8 November, Prof. Barbara Hallensleben will participate in a lecture series at the University of Applied Sciences Northwestern Switzerland, Basel. Her topic will be: Russian and Ukrainian Orthodoxy
The award founded by Jean-Louis Leuba for an excellent ecumenical research work is newly announced
The "Prix Jean-Louis Leuba" is awarded annually at the Dies Academicus for the best work in the field of theology of ecumenism and/or the better knowledge of Christian traditions. Applications are open…
A Delegation of the Study Center St Nicholas participated in the inthronisation of Metropolitan Job (Getcha) of Pisidia
On 17 September 2022, the solemn enthronement of Metropolitan Job (Getcha) took place in the St Alypius Church in Antalya. Until now, he was Rector of the Institute for Higher Studies in Orthodox Theology…
12-14 September 2022: Ecumenical colloquium with a research group from Bari
An ecumenical research group from the "Facoltà Teologica Pugliese" will hold this year's research colloquium on "Tradizione e tradizioni" in collaboration with the Institute for Ecumenical Studies in Fribourg.
A new book on Martin Luther, reviewed by Barbara Hallensleben.
"Tourist guide through Luther's life. Historian Lyndal Roper shows the reformer with all his abysses. Can this man be justified?" This was the title of the review of the book (in German) by the Australian…
Salvation history from creation to redemption - on a house façade in Fribourg
In collaboration with the Romanian icon painter Gabriel Solomon and members of the Institute for Ecumenical Studies, an icon fresco was created on the façade of a house near the University of Fribourg…
Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware) died on 24 August - Metropolitan Hilarion kept vigil at his deathbed for two days
Metropolitan Kallistos (Ware), an eminent bishop and theologian of the Ecumenical Patriarchate with a remarkable ability to reconcile Christians of different traditions, died at the age of 88. Metropolitan…
A conference on Ivan Illich in ecumenical and interdisciplinary perspective will be held at the University of Fribourg from 2-4 September 2022
The critical remarks of Ivan Illich (1926-2002) on cultural topics such as medicine, school, gender etc. are of undiminished topicality. The international conference will focus not least on his inspirations…