Check out this upcoming, free (!) conference, held at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN. I’m one of the presenters and yes–my title is the least intriguing of them all–which means I’ll have to make up for it in spicy content:
To register, go here to the event’s Facebook page
“Contemporary Perspectives on Luther”
Do Luther’s reforming insights still speak? Come to hear and converse with theologians as they address how Luther’s reforming insights speak to—and are redefined by—a range of current topics and issues.
Friday, August 18
9-10:15 a.m. Mark Tranvik, “Of Smelly Diapers and Cranky Kids: How Luther Turned His World Upside Down”
10:30-11:45 a.m. Deanna Thompson, “Luther in an Age of Trump: A Feminist Proposol”
1:15-2:30 p.m. Steve Paulson, “Dangerous Luther: the Sound, the Fury and the Fun of Deus Absconditus”
2:45-4 p.m. Kyle Roberts, “The Problem of Sanctification in Luther Reconsidered”
Saturday, August 19
9-10:15 a.m. Mary Lowe, “Totus Homo: the Embodied Person in Luther’s Thought”
10:30-11:45 a.m. Silas Morgan, “Luther as Political Theologian”
1:15-2:30 p.m. Guillermo Hansen, “Luther, Faith and Cognitive Science”
2:45-4 p.m. Paul Capetz and Lois Malcolm, Table Talk
St. Paul, MN
Sponsored by Luther Seminary and United Theological Seminary of the Twin Cities. Funded by the Minnesota Consortium of Theological Schools.