Heinrich Bullinger’s Foundation

Until the end of 2020, the project was supported financially by the Swiss National Science Foundation and the Reformed Church of the Canton of Zurich. In the meantime, however, the Swiss National Science Foundation has changed its funding policy. Long-term projects are no longer supported. The Reformed Church of the Canton of Zurich, for its part, cannot afford to finance the project on its own.

That is why the Heinrich Bullinger Foundation was launched in December 2020.

The aim of the Foundation is to collect funds to pay the salary of two experts  at the Institute for Swiss Reformation History. The task of the two experts is to continue publishing Bullinger’s correspondence.

The Heinrich Bullinger Foundation was launched by persons concerned about making historical sources accessible to the general public.

Foundation board

Christoph Sigrist

Prof. Dr. Christoph Sigrist

from Rafz (ZH)

Pastor at the Grossmünster of Zurich, titular professor of Diaconal sciences, University of Bern
Dominik Zehnder

Dr. Dominik Zehnder

from Aadorf (TG) and Zürich

Co-owner of Konrad Zehnder Wealth Partners AG
Thomas Ribi

Thomas Ribi

from Ermatingen (TG)

Author and editor of the section called “Feuilleton” of the newspaper Neue Zürcher Zeitung
Reinhard Bodenmann

Dr. habil. Reinhard Bodenmann

from Urnäsch (AR)

Retired co-editor of Heinrich Bullinger’s correspondence (2009-2020)

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