Swiss Journal for Religious and Cultural History

The Swiss Journal of Religious and Cultural History, formerly Journal of Swiss Church History (JSCH), was founded in 1907 and understands itself as a multilingual platform for religious and cultural history of all epochs. Since its foundation, it has always had a strong anchoring at the University of Fribourg.


 Digital archive

Our archives are available in open access on the platform e-periodica with a 12-month moving wall.

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 Call for Papers 2022

Between Uncertainty and New Opportunities: Catholicism in Switzerland between both World Wars

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Conference «Discourses on the Occident and Memory Spaces in Europe»

30 September 2021
01 October 2021
Pädagogische Hochschule Luzern
Pfistergasse 20
Vorlesungssaal 005

General Assembly

The General Assembly of ASCH will take place on Saturday 09 october in Lucerne.



Conference «Escape routes - paths of faith»

26 November 2021
13.30 to 18.00 pm
Paulus Academy
Pfingstweidstrasse 28
8005 Zurich

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