Journal Studia theologica

Studia theologica is a major peer-reviewed academic theological quarterly in the Czech Republic published since 1999 in co-operation of four Czech and Slovak theological colleges:

  • St. Cyril and Methodius Faculty of Theology of Palacký University in Olomouc,
  • Faculty of Theology of University of South Bohemia in České Budějovice,
  • Catholic Theological Faculty of Charles University in Prague,
  • Theological Faculty of University of Trnava in Bratislava.

In the journal's scope are all major disciplines of Theology, contributions are accepted in Czech and Slovak language. All submissions are anonymously peer-reviewed by the two referees.

Studia theologica is indexed in following scientific databases:

Journal Acta Theologica Olomucensia (1999-2015)

Acta Theologica Olomucensia (precisely Acta Universitatis Palackianae Olomucensis. Facultas theologica Cyrillo-methodiana. Theologica Olomucensia) was the peer-reviwed theological journal edited by tha faculty between 1999 and 2015. The contributions were published in English, French, German, or Italian, with English abstracts; all contributions were anonymously peer-reviewed.

Research Centres and Institutes

Centre for Patristic, Medieval and Renaissance Texts
The Centre for Patristic, Medieval and Renaissance Texts is a research centre of our faculty. It is involved in the study of important works of European Christian culture with the aim to make them available to the Czech professional as well as the general public, and to prepare editions of as yet unpublished Latin manuscripts linked with the Czech lands. The Centre was formed as an interdisciplinary team made up of classical and medieval Latin philologists, philosophers, theologians and historians.

Institute for Intercultural, Interreligious and Ecumenical Research and Dialogue (IIMEVD) (cz)
IIMEVD Institute provides scientific research in following main areas:

  • A theological-philosophical understanding of dialogue;
  • The diversity of traditions and identities in the Christian East (East-West dialogue in Europe);
  • The cultures and traditions of the so-called Abrahamic religions (Judaism and Islam) and their influence on cultural and religious transformation in Europe;
  • A Czech contribution to the development of inter-religious and ecumenical dialogue;
  • Expressions of multiculturalism and inter-religiosity.

Olomouc University Social Health Institute (OUSHI)
The OUSHI is a science and research institute at the Palacky University in Olomouc which was established to provide general support for research and education in the area of social aspects of health. OUSHI focuses on research of social determinants of health, health psychology, epidemiology and public health.


The Greek Isaiah and the Greek Book of Psalms

Sts Cyril and Methodius Faculty of Theology, Palacký University Olomouc, Czech Republic, organized the international conference: "The Greek Isaiah and the Greek Book of Psalms and their reception in the early Christian tradition".

The conference was one of the outputs of the project History and Interpretation of the Bible (Centre of excellence, Czech Science Foundation) and took place in Olomouc on June 15-16, 2017. Various issues of the LXX texts themselves, their quotations in the New Testament, as well as their patristic reception were treated.

The conference welcomed prominent biblical and patrology scholars, namely Eberhard Bons from Strasbourg, Arie van der Kooij from Leiden, Alain Le Boulluec from Paris and Lorenzo Perrone from Bologna. Working languages were English, French, German and Italian (the program in the attachment file).