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.

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CHAMBÉSY

Dies Academicus 2019 at the Institut in Chambésy

The Dies Academicus 2019 of the Institut for higher studies in Orthodox Theology took place on 17th October. Four orthodox students received their Master Diploma.

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AUTUMN PROGRAM

The Association St Nicholas announces its programme for the autumn semester 2019

The Association St Nicholas brings together orthodox students from the University of Fribourg and other friends and interested people. At the beginning of the academic year 2019/2020 they announce their…

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CHURCH AND CIVIL SOCIETY

In Moscow with the Foreign Minister of Germany

At the invitation of the German Foreign Minister Heiko Maas, Prof. Barbara Hallensleben accompanied the delegation of the Minister on 21 and 22 August 2019 during a visit to Moscow. In addition to talking…

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WHERE IS UKRAINE GOING?

Officiel documents about the debate on "autocephaly"

For a long time there were several Orthodox churches in Ukraine that did not recognize each other. On January 6, 2019, Patriarch Bartholomew of Constantinople signed a charter (Tomos) for a newly founded…

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Chambésy

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

Metropolit Hilarion

Metropolitan Hilarion (Alfeyev), President of the Department for External Church Relations of the Moscow Patriarchate, is titular professessor of our Faculty of Theology ...

Sergij Bulgakov

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

Orthodoxia

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 ...