Encounters with Luther: New Directions for Critical Studies by Kirsi I. Stjerna,Brooks Schramm

By Kirsi I. Stjerna,Brooks Schramm

Encounters with Luther bargains in a single quantity unique basic examine from a world and ecumenical pool of students. It examines Luther and Lutheran theological traditions besides their historic foundations and with a spotlight on appropriate modern matters and ecumenical collegiality. issues variety from sacraments and marriage to violence and gender and sexuality to non secular care, politics, and discomfort. Chapters are in accordance with the once a year Luther Colloquy complaints at Lutheran Theological Seminary at Gettysburg. The articles characterize a various diversity of authors and methodologies that present readers with proper and certainly modern and useful functions of Luther's thought.

Contributors: B. A. Gerrish, Mary Jane Haemig, Douglass John corridor, Stanley Hauerwas, Kurt ok. Hendel, Hans J. Hillerbrand, Eero Huovinen, Denis R. Janz, Peter D. S. Krey, Volker Leppin, Carter Lindberg, Anna Madsen, Mickey L. Mattox, Surekha Nelavala, Brooks Schramm, Kirsi I. Stjerna, Deanna A. Thompson, Vitor Westhelle, and John Witte Jr.

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