Lecture Given by Professor Jerzy Ostapchuk
Jerzy Ostapchuk, Professor of Theology at the University of Warsaw, is visiting Tbilisi Theological Academy and Seminary within the framework of the Erasmus program. Today, on March 23, a meeting of the personnel and students of Tbilisi Theological Academy and Seminary with a Polish guest was held in the conference hall of Saint Andrew the First-Called Georgian University. Jerzy Ostapchuk delivered a lecture on “Emigration of Orthodox Georgians in Poland during the Interwar Period.” Based on the material preserved in the Polish archives and libraries, he presented in detail the history of one Georgian Bagrationi family and their descendants and presented photos of these historical documents to the audience. The meeting took place in a warm, businesslike environment and ended with questions that the guest was happy to answer.