In February 13-16, 2023, Christian Academy invited to attend lectures on Babylonian Talmud, the most important text of Judais,t by prof. Haim Weiss (Ben Gurion University, Israel) at Small aula of Latvian University. Lectures attracted interest of religious scientists, clergy, students and researchers, historians of culture, education policy makers. The course opened up possibility to discuss important intercultural and interreligious issues in a neutral and welcoming atmosphere. By this we sincerely thank Israel Embassy in Latvian for making this event possible!
Lectures on Babylonian Talmud by prof. Haim Weiss (Ben Gurion University, Israel)
New book by ass.prof. Guntis Dišlers
Monograph “Towards the other Land” (“Uz citu zemi”) by ass.prof. Guntis Dišlers was published in July, 2019. The book deals with much-debated move of Latvian peasants from the Lutheran denomination into Orthodoxy in mid-19thy century in Latvia. The move is seen from various perspectives – economical, political, spiritual and psychological. Although the move is much-debated, it’s not been covered often in Latvian historiography. List of available literature in three languages is provided along with photographs.
Monograph on Isaiah Berlin by Dr.habil. Jānis Nameisis Vējš
Monograph on philosopher Isaiah Berlin by Dr.habil. Jānis Nameisis Vējš titled “Four essays on Isaiah Berlin” has been published by the Institute of Philosophy and Sociology, Latvian University, in 2017. Dr.habil. Jānis Nameisis Vējš ir associated professor at Latvian Christian academy.
New-elected professors at LChrA
Last year there have been elected new professors in different spheres of science at Latvian Christian Academy. The leader of Graphic art workshop Mrs. Nele Zirnīte in November has been elected as professor at LCA in the field of arts – in graphic art. The pedagogical qualification and active artistic creativity, its international context and […]