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The University of Erfurt is offering an online writing workshop for doctoral students on 7 and 14 September, from 10 a.m. to 1.30 p.m. Consultant is David Kreitz, registration is possible until August, 30.

Prof. Dr. Benedikt Kranemann remains Vice-President for Research and Graduate Studies at the University of Erfurt.

This year the German Liturgical Institute in Trier is awarding the Balthasar Fischer Prize worth 3000 euros for the promotion of liturgical research to Dr. Samuel-Kim Schwope for his dissertation on liturgical celebrations for the sending out and…

That religious rituals can certainly be a means of power is undisputed in ritual research. The fact that Christian liturgy and the question of power in the church are also connected is less in view so far, but it is becoming a topic in the context of…

"Jenseits der Macht. Kleine Einführung in die christliche Theologie" is the title of a new monograph by Prof. Dr. Josef Römelt. The latest work of the moral theologian has now been published by Aschendorff Verlag.

Heinrich Timmerevers, bishop of the diocese of Dresden-Meissen, has now emphasized during his visit to Erfurt the importance of the Catholic Theological Faculty of the University of Erfurt as a future-oriented training centre for theologians.…

„Auf dem Weg zum Kreuz. Meditationen in Zeiten der Corona-Pandemie“ ("On the way to the cross. Meditations in Times of the Corona Pandemic") - this is the title of a new anthology by Prof. Dr. Dr. Holger Zaborowski, Professor of Philosophy at the…

The training of Catholic priests in Germany may be facing radical changes. In view of a persistently low number of candidates, the training of priests could be concentrated on few locations. This is the result of a proposal by a working group of the…