Identity and Authenticity in the Church of the Global Village

Identity and Authenticity in the Church of the Global Village

Posted by: on Dec 6, 2018 | No Comments

The Eastern Churches Institute of the Diocese of Regensburg (“Ostkircheninstitut der Diözese Regensburg“) founded only in 2016, sponsored a symposium on October 5 and 6 of this year on the topic “Identity and Authenticity in the Churches of the ‘Global Village’: Ecclesial Rapprochement of East and West through Common Goals?”

Visit from the Theological Faculty of Humboldt University

Visit from the Theological Faculty of Humboldt University

Posted by: on Dec 6, 2018 | No Comments

A group of students from the theological faculty of Berlin’s Humboldt University visited the Institute in the context of an excusion to Strasbourg in May 2018. The excursion took place under the leadership of Dr. Andrea Hofmann, dedicated to the theme of “The Reformation in Strasbourg”.

New Seminar on “Studying Ecumenism in Strasbourg!”

New Seminar on “Studying Ecumenism in Strasbourg!”

Posted by: on Dec 5, 2018 | No Comments

Invitation to a new seminar offered by the Institute for Ecumenical Research in Strasbourg

Strasbourg, October 2 – 12, 2019

Dear Sisters and Brothers in the member churches of the Lutheran World Federation!

The Institute for Ecumenical Research has established a new seminar for Lutheran pastors and advanced students that will be held for the first time in 2019 (October 2-12) in Strasbourg. The seminar is meant to contribute to a specific aspect of the self-understanding of the LWF: “To be Lutheran is to be ecumenical.”

Visit of Orthodox Theologians at the Institute

Visit of Orthodox Theologians at the Institute

Posted by: on Dec 3, 2018 | No Comments

A group of Greek Orthodox theologians under the leadership of Rev. Prof. Dr. Christos Filiotis visited the Institute on July 4, 2018.

53rd International Ecumenical Seminar 2019

53rd International Ecumenical Seminar 2019

Posted by: on Nov 8, 2018 | No Comments

Doctrines divides – Spirituality unites?

Strasbourg, France, July 3 – 10, 2019

Ecumenical dialogues have in the last decades occupied themselves chiefly with controversial questions of doctrine, even while knowing full well that the relationships between churches and people encompass a great deal more than matters of doctrine. Much has been achieved in these dialogues, as was seen clearly in the ecumenical celebrations of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.