Study Centre for Eastern Churches

We bring the voices of the Eastern Churches into the theological work at the Institute for Ecumenical Studies, in cooperation with the Study Centre for Faith and Society.



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

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Prof. Barbara Hallensleben appointed to the "Ecumenical Working Group Pannonhalma"

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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…

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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…

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Sergii Bulgakov

We publish the works of the Russian economist and theologian Sergij Bulgakov (1871-1944) in German translation with scientific commentary ...


We cooperate with the "Institut d'études supérieures en théologie orthodoxe" in Chambésy ...


Online and in book form we publish ORTHODOXIA, the catalogue of all Orthodox bishops worldwide ...

Orthodoxe Kapelle

Orthodox students of the University of Fribourg have their own chapel in the Salesianum ...

OKI (Regensburg)

We work in continuity with the "Institut for Eastern Churches" (OKI Regensburg) and its director, Mons. Dr. Nicholas Wyrwoll ...

Association St. Nicholas

Orthodox students (and a circle of friends) founded the "Association St. Nicholas of orthodox students at the University of Fribourg" ...

Peter Anderson - NEWS

Peter Anderson from Seattle USA regularly sends newest information about developments in the orthodox world ...