International Research on Confirmation Work

  • Schweitzer, Friedrich (Project manager)
  • Ilg, Wolfgang (Participant)
  • Simojoki, Henrik (Participant)
  • Lagger, Dagmar (Participant)
  • Christensen, Leise (Participant)
  • Innanen, Tapani (Participant)
  • Tervo-Niemelä, Kati (Participant)
  • Porkka, Jouko (Participant)
  • Hoeg, Ida Marie (Participant)
  • Krupka, Bernd (Participant)
  • Pettersson, Per (Participant)
  • Schlag, Thomas (Participant)

Project Details

Description

The network studied confirmation work of protestant churches in seven countries in Northern and Central Europe (Austria, Denmark, Finland, Germnay, Norway, Sweden, Switzerland). The final report is "Confirmation Work in Europe: Empirical Results, Experiences and Challenges. A Comparative Study in Seven Countries." 2010. Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus.
StatusFinished
Effective start/end date15/03/200727/02/2010

Fields of Science

  • 614 Theology
  • Religious Education
  • Confirmation work
  • Youth and religion
  • Relgious change
  • Civil society
  • Church work
  • 516 Educational sciences
  • Religious Education
  • Bortglömd i en låda? Konfirmandplanernas betydelse för konfirmandmedarbetare

    Innanen, T., 2010, Mellom pietisme og pluralitet: Konfirmasjonsarbeid i fire nordiske land i et empirisk perspektiv. Oslo: IKO-Forlaget, p. 48-71 24 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  • Confirmation work in European Perspective

    Donmor, D., Christensen, L., Hoeg, I. M., Ilg, W. & Niemelä, K., 2010, Religion and Youth. Collins-Mayo, S. & Dandelion, P. (eds.). Surrey: Ashgate, p. 181-190 9 p.

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review

  • Confirmation Work in Finland

    Innanen, T., Niemelä, K. & Porkka, J., 2010, Confirmation Work in Europe: Empirical Results, Experiences and Challenges. A Comparative Study in Seven Countries. Schweitzer, F., Ilg, W. & Simojoki, H. (eds.). Gütersloh: Gütersloher Verlagshaus, p. 139–161 23 p. (Konfirmandenarbeit erforschen und gestalten; no. 4).

    Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapterScientificpeer-review