49th Polish Nationwide Conference for Historians of Religious Orders

On November 28, 2020, another conference of historians of religious orders was held online for the first time. This year the theme was:"The Breakthrough of 1989/1990: Female Religious Congregations in the Face of Political Transformation in Poland"..

28 November - Saturday

10.00 – 11.45
Opening of the conference
Prof. Magdalena Charzyńska-Wójcik, Dean of the Faculty of Humanities, John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin

The role of the Catholic Church during the Round Table and the years of transition
Prof. Krystyna Trembicka, Maria Curie-Skłodowska University

Female religious orders during at the breakthrough of 1989-1991/92
Prof. Agata Mirek, John Paul II Catholic University of Lublin


11.45 – 12.00 – Coffee/tea break
12.00 – 13.30
Research project: Female religious congregations in the Third Polish Republiccollection of sources and their elaboration

Current issues - work on projects:

  • Female religious orders in the Polish People's Republic  
  • Atlas of monasteries in Poland, 10th-21th centuries