Fields of research:

  • institutions of canonisation substantive law
  • brief history of canonisation procedure
  • revised canonisation procedure
  • miracle as evidence in canonisation
  • religious persecution and martyrs in the 20th and 21st century
  • ecclesiastical legislation on the Institutes of Consecrated Life and Societies of Apostolic Life
  • traditional and new forms of consecrated life, ascetic practices of consecrated persons
  • subjective right of the faithful to the holy sacraments
  • legal impediments to the administration and reception of the sacraments
  • property settlements between separated spouses
  • preparation for marriage in the light of canon law
  • on entering marriage in the resolutions of post-conciliar Polish synods


Faculty Members:

Chair of the Department:   Fr Professor Wiesław Bar, JCD


Elżbieta Szczot, Hab. JCD, University Professor 


Lidia Fiejdasz-Buczek, PhD - Associate Professor