“MORE Conference” in Augsburg, 3–6 January 2020

“MORE Conference” in Augsburg, 3–6 January 2020

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After 2018, the “MORE conference” took place again in Augsburg under the title “Colors of Hope.” The conference, which was held on the premises of the Augsburg Fair, was organized by the Augsburg Prayer House, for which Dr. Johannes Hartl is largely responsible.

Publication of the Study “Lutherische Identität. Lutheran Identity”

Publication of the Study “Lutherische Identität. Lutheran Identity”

Posted by: on Dec 13, 2019 | No Comments

The study »Lutheran Identity« is a contribution of the Institute for Ecumenical Research in Strasbourg to the self-understanding of the Lutheran churches worldwide. In its first set of theses, the basic theological convictions of Lutheran churches are described, explained, and their historical and actual contexts are addressed.

One-Day-Seminar for 28 Theologians from Lutheran Churches in Australia and the Philippines

One-Day-Seminar for 28 Theologians from Lutheran Churches in Australia and the Philippines

Posted by: on Dec 4, 2019 | No Comments

From 16 to 18 November 2019, a group of Lutheran theologians from Australia and the Philippines led by Rev. Dr. Farnbacher (Mission EineWelt) visited Lutherstadt Wittenberg.

Studying Luther in Wittenberg 2019

Studying Luther in Wittenberg 2019

Posted by: on Dec 4, 2019 | No Comments

In November, Prof. Theodor Dieter of the Strasbourg Institute along with Prof. Sarah Hinlicky Wilson, Visiting Professor of the Institute currently based in Tokyo, taught the course Studying Luther in Wittenberg for the 11th year running. This means they have entered their second decade of teaching the class together!

Donations

Donations

Posted by: on Dec 4, 2019 | No Comments

Developments in the financial markets means that as an Institute we increasingly rely on donations for our work. Only thanks to continuous donations from, for example, the Evangelical Lutheran churches in Germany, Finland, and Norway can we hold events such as the International Summer Seminar.