Welcome to the website of the scientific journals of the St. Petersburg Theological Academy.
The editions presented here are peer-reviewed scientific journals (periodicals), which generally publish articles on various issues of theology, philosophy, and history.
The main journal of the St. Petersburg Theological Academy – “Christian Reading” – is the oldest scientific and theological edition in Russia, founded in January 1821 by Archimandrite Grigory (Postnikov), rector of SPbTA.
All magazines are included in the RSCI (Russian Science Citation Index).
On December 29 2015, the journal “Christian Reading” was included in the “List of peer-reviewed scientific publications in which the main scientific results for the degree of the candidate of sciences, for the degree of the doctor of science, should be published” (“List of Higher Attestation Commission”). Groups of the journal’s scientific specializations are 07.00.02 – Domestic History (Historical Sciences); 09.00.03 – History of Philosophy (Philosophical Sciences); 26.00.01 – Theology (Theology).
COST OF PUBLICATION AND FEE FOR AUTHORS
In all journals, without exception, publications are free, there are no hidden payments. Author’s fee is not paid.
Since 2021 “Christian Reading” will be issued four times a year.