Be a forum for religion, ethics, society and politics; provide a place for dialogue and reflection and raise questions of our time for a differentiated, interdisciplinary, and critical discussion.
The Paulus-Akademie Zürich was founded in 1998 by the club Paulus Akademie, the Roman-Catholic body of the Canton of Zurich and the general vicariate Zurich. In 2008, the association of Roman-Catholic parishes of the city of Zurich joined as another founding member.
- Interreligious Trips
The trips are aimed at people who are interested in religious and socio-political issues and want to get acquainted with the relationship of religion and society through conversations with representatives of different faiths and religions, but also with civil society
- Connective and Open to All - Regardless of Creed and Religion - Room of Silence
The 'room of silence' is conceived as inter-religious meditation and ceremony space. It serves both individuals and groups for reflection and prayer. Here questions can be asked, solace can be sought and hopes can be raised that often get lost in the hustle and bustle of everyday life. The space deliberately avoids religious symbolism and can be used by people of all faiths and religious groups, but also by people who are not members of a religious community.
Main Focus Countries of Activities
Sweden - Serbia - Bosnia and Herzegovina - Switzerland - Greece - Germany - Zurich, Switzerland