We are pleased to inform you that the Proceedings of the Pluriel Congress (organized together with FUCE, at the Gregorian Center for Interreligious Studies and at Pisai at the Pontifical Gregorian University from 26 to 28 June 2018) on the theme "Islam and Belonging” have been published.
Announcements - Centro Studi Interreligiosi della Gregoriana
An Islam-Christianity Session (outside the Gregorian University) is being organized on 29-30 January 2021 with the Institut Théologique d'Auvergne (France), the Diocese of Clermont and the Catholic University of Lyon, with the patronage of the Gregorian Centre for Interreligious Studies. More information will be provided later.
A new volume of the Interreligious and Intercultural Investigations series has been published. Inside there are the contributions of the speakers who participated in the event "When Religions Contribute to Education for a More Fraternal Humanity" of 24 February 2020.
To buy it:
The Secretariat of the Center for Interreligious Studies remains active with the "on-line" service, as of now, in the usual opening hours and days (Mon-Fri: 9.00-13.00).
On Wednesday and Thursday mornings the service takes place in the office.
Only for proven emergencies, students can access by appointment, in compliance with the Protocol for student access to the PUG during the "Phase 2" of the covid-19 health emergency.
The measures to prevent the risk of the spread of Coronavirus taken by the Lebanese authorities oblige us to postpone the Congress which was to take place from April 14 to 17, 2020 in Beirut.
[COVID-19] The Congress is postponed to April 13-16, 2021, in Beirut.
For more information:
The Joint Research Group Center for Interreligious Studies-PISAI was officially born, working on the theme: "The Document on Human Brotherhood: Theological, Philosophical and Social Reflections and Developments". The referents of the research group are the two directors of the respective Institutions: the Dean of PISAI P. Diego Sarriò Cucarella and the Director of the Gregorian Center for Interreligious Studies, P. Laurent Basanese. The members of the group are nine representatives of the two Institutions: Valentino Cottini, Lorenzo Maggioni, Adnane Mokrani, Wasim Salman, Ambrogio Bongiovanni, Andrea Mandonico, Federico Stella, Virgilio Sottana and Jason Welle.
Now available n. 10 of Interreligious and Intercultural Investigations Series: "The Challenges of Religions Today - 2018".
The volumes of the series are on sale on the publisher's website:
Press library, inside the Pontifical Gregorian University (Room CA02)
The publication of the Series Interreligious and Intercultural Investigations has been restarted.
"The Series Interreligious and Intercultural Investigations" started in 1999. Its purpose is to contribute to the encounter of Christianity with people of different religions and cultures, both traditional and contemporary. The Series includes doctoral dissertations of the Pontifical Gregorian University and other academic institutions, as well as scholarly works in line with its editorial policy".
The Editorial Board is composed of Dr. Amal Hazeen and Dr. Monica Romano and the director of the series is Fr. Laurent Basanese, director of the Gregorian Center for Interreligious Studies.
The Gregorian Centre for Interreligious Studies has initiated a new protocol of intent with the Institut d'études islamo-chrétiennes of the Université Saint-Joseph of Beirut (Lebanon): Possibility for the students who have obtained the Diploma in Interreligious Studies from the Gregorian University to continue in the Second Year of the Master en relations islamo-chrétiennes in Beirut.
The agreement was renewed on 19/06/2020.
The Gregorian Centre for Interreligious Studies, in collaboration with the Historical Archives of the Pontifical Gregorian University, began digitizing unpublished writings of Baldassare Diego Loyola Mandes S. J. (1631-1667).
To have access to the missionary Prince's documentation: http://gate.unigre.it/mediawiki/index.php/Balthasar_Loyola_Mandes_Collection
The Gregorian Centre for Interreligious Studies has initiated a new protocol of intent with the Pontifical Institute for Arabic and Islamic Studies (PISAI) in Rome.
The agreement was renewed on 30/06/2020 for 5 years.