Ecumenical Institute at Bossey

The Ecumenical Institute at Bossey is the international centre for encounter, dialogue and formation of the World Council of Churches. Founded in 1946, the Institute brings together people from diverse churches, cultures and backgrounds for ecumenical learning, academic study and personal exchange.

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Integral part of the mandate of the Ecumenical Institute is research on ecumenical questions. The professors have each their individual research profile.

In addition research is conducted in seminars and/or conferences on specific issues, which are organized by the faculty of the Ecumenical Institute or in conjunction with other institutions.