St. Tikhon’s University Review. Theology. Philosophy. Religious Studies

ISSN (print) — 1991-640X
ISSN (online) — 2409-4692
DOI 10.15382/sturI

General information

St. Tikhon's University Review. Theology. Philosophy. Religious Studies is an academic periodical of the Department of Theology, St. Tikhon's University. It was established in 2005. The journal publishes materials within the scope of theology, history of the Christian Church, history of philosophy, religious studies. The journal also includes the section Publications, which contains scholarly editions of sources in ancient languages as well as monuments of Russian theology and history of Russian religious philosophy. Each issue of the journal includes reviews of recent research literature, both from Russia and abroad.

Since 2010, the journal has been included in the list of peer-reviewed academic periodicals of the Higher Attestation Commission of the Russian Federation.

Title (in language of publication): Православного Свято-Тихоновского гуманитарного университета. Серия I: Богословие. Философия. Религиоведение.

Transliterated title: Vestnik Pravoslavnogo Sviato-Tikhonovskogo gumanitarnogo universiteta. Seriia I: Bogoslovie. Filosofiia. Religiovedenie.

Catchword title (in language of publication): Вестник ПСТГУ. Серия I: Богословие. Философия. Религиоведение.

Frequency: Till 2010 - 2 issues a year, from 2011 - 6 issues  (No. 1 - March, No. 2 - May, No. 3 - July, No. 4 - September, No. 5 - November, No. 6 - December).

Language(s): Russian, English.

Peer Review type: Double-Blind.

Founder and Publisher: St. Tikhon's Orthodox University.

Sections of the Journal

  • Articles on a wide range of problems in the fields of theology, history of the Early Church, history of philosophy, religious studies.
  • Publications of sources.
  • Reviews of recent research literature.
  • Discussion on issues related to the topics of the Journal.
  • Conference Notes.


St. Tikhon's University Review. Series I: Theology. Philosophy. Religious Studies is indexed in the following international bibliographic databases:

Clarivate Analytics. Emerging Sources Citation Index.


SCImago Journal & Country Rank

SCImago Journal & Country Rank

Other bibliographic databases

The European Reference Index for the Humanities and the Social Sciences (ERIH PLUS).

Official Digital Object Identifier (DOI) Registration Agency.

Russian scientific electronic library.

Google Scholar..

Author's copyright and publishing rights.

According to the agreement concluded between the Author and the Publisher the Author transfers to the Publisher the rights to use the published paper for a period of one year and six months under the terms of an exclusive license the rights to use the published paper throughout the world.

Access Policy. Access to the electronic archive of the Journal

The Journal presents direct access to its content in accordance with the Budapest Open Access Initiative (BOAI) definition. It means that articles have free availiability on public Internet, permitting any users to read, download, copy, distribute, print, search or link to the full texts of these articles, crawl them for indexing, pass them as data to software or use them for any other lawful purpus, without financial, legal or technical barries other than those inseparable from having access to the Internet itself.

Immediately after the publication of an issue of the Journal, its electronic archive is published in public domain on the official website of the Journal. The electronic archive of the Journal, which contains editorial versions of papers in PDF format, is also available after publication in the following repositories:

Publication Fee

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