Seminary to Host Anglican Church in
North America and The Lutheran Church—Missouri
Synod Third Semiannual Dialogue
FORT WAYNE, IN (CTS)—Concordia
Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana will be the site for the third installment of dialogue between the
Anglican Church in North America (ACNA) and The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod
(LCMS), October 27–28. The focus for
this meeting will be Contemporary Issues
Facing the Church in North America.
An open forum
will take place Thursday, October 27 at 7:00 p.m. in Sihler Auditorium on the
seminary campus at 6600 N. Clinton Street, Fort Wayne. There is no charge for the forum and the
public is encouraged to attend. Those unable to attend the forum will be able
to watch it live via the internet by going to www.ctsfw.edu
and clicking on the Watch Live! link.
speak at the forum are Rev. Dr. Matthew Harrison, LCMS President, and Rev. Dr.
Jonathan Riches, Associate Professor of Liturgics, Reformed Episcopal Seminary,
Blue Bell, Pennsylvania. “As the rapidly
changing American culture confronts the church, it is important that dialogue
between groups that seek to uphold the historic Christian faith occur,”
commented Dr. Lawrence Rast Jr., CTS President. “We are delighted to host
President Matthew Harrison and Dr. Jonathan Riches to share their perspectives
as leaders, especially concerning how the church may make its faithful witness
on the new millennium.”