The German Ecumenical Studies Committee at the Strasbourg Institute, 6–8 February 2019

The German Ecumenical Studies Committee at the Strasbourg Institute, 6–8 February 2019

Feb 28, 2019 | No Comments

The Institute for Ecumenical Research in Strasbourg hosted a gathering of the German Ecumenical Studies Committee from February 6 to 8, 2019.

“A Call to Pan-Orthodox Unity”

“A Call to Pan-Orthodox Unity”

Feb 28, 2019 | No Comments

Under the motto “A Call to Pan-Orthodox Unity,” the first conference of the International Orthodox Theological Association (IOTA) took place in Iaşi, Romania, from 9 to 12 January, 2019. More than 300 speakers from 35 countries were invited to give lectures in 70 assorted sessions as part of this Association, which was founded only in 2017.

American Students Visit the Institute

American Students Visit the Institute

Feb 26, 2019 | No Comments

On January 11, a group of 12 students from Wartburg Theological Seminary (Iowa) visited the Institute under the leadership of Prof. Nathan Frambach. The group had paid a visit to the Communion Office of LWF in Geneva, and after two days in Strasbourg they continued their journey travelling to Taizé.

Ecumenism “ad fontes”

Ecumenism “ad fontes”

Dec 17, 2018 | No Comments

From May to July 2018 I had the opportunity to do an internship at the Institute for Ecumenical Research, following my year of study at the Protestant Faculty at the University of Strasbourg.

Harding Meyer (1928 – 2018)

Harding Meyer (1928 – 2018)

Dec 6, 2018 | No Comments

Obituary by André Birmelé 

The worldwide ecumenical movement lost in Harding Meyer’s death on the first of December this year one of its most important figures. Meyer was an ecumenical visionary and a pioneer. Many of the developments in global bilateral relationships can be traced back to him. We have much to thank him for.