Institute for Ecumenical Studies

The Institute for Ecumenical Studies is founded on the inspiration of the Second Vatican Council.

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METROPOLITAN PHILARET

Metropolitan Philaret (Vakhromeyev) of Minsk passed to the Lord on 12 January 2021 in Minsk after a long period of illness.

Metropolitan Philaret was a bridge builder between East and West. In 2006 he visited Fribourg and received a particle of the St. Nicholas relic from the chapter of St. Nicholas Cathedral for his own cathedral…

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"St. Nicholas is here!" - a different feast in Fribourg

The Study Centre for Eastern Churches and the Association St. Nicholas of Orthodox students at the University of Fribourg would like to make the Feast of St. Nicholas in the City of Fribourg 2020 an unforgettable…

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The touching book by Jürg Meier "Trauerfeiern" is published in second edition

Jürg Meier has been a volunteer in the pastoral service in the New Apostolic Church for many years and primarily conducts funerals. In his book "Trauerfeiern" he does not just present finished funeral…

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