Schedule

 

Exegetical Theology Symposium:
“Where Does God Dwell?”—A Real Presence Hermeneutics

Tuesday, January 21, 2014

Time Description Presenter Location
8:45 a.m. Welcome Dr. Lawrence R. Rast Jr. Sihler Auditorium
8:50 a.m. More than Words: Jeremiah’s Sacramental Richness Dr. Dean O. Wenthe Sihler Auditorium
10:00 a.m. Chapel   Kramer Chapel
10:30 a.m. Coffee Break    
11:00 a.m. Ascending to God: The Cosmology of Worship in the Old Testament Prof. Jeffrey H.  Pulse Sihler Auditorium
12:00 NOON Lunch   Katherine Luther Dining Hall
1:00 p.m.

To See Where God Dwells: The Tabernacle, the Temple and the Origins of the Christian Mystical Tradition

Dr. Gary A. Anderson Sihler Auditorium
2:15 p.m. The Divine Presence Within the Cloud Dr.Walter A. Maier III Sihler Auditorium
3:15 p.m. Coffee Break   Sihler Auditorium
3:30 p.m.

Panel Discussion: “Where Does God Dwell?”—A Real Presence Hermeneutics

Dr. Charles A. Gieschen, Moderator Sihler Auditorium
4:45 p.m. Evening Prayer   Kramer Chapel
5:00 p.m. Dinner   Katherine Luther Dining Hall

 

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

7:45 a.m. Short Exegetical Paper Sectionals    TBA
9:00 a.m.

The Bread from Heaven, the Bread of Presence: Reflections on the Interplay of Forgiveness and Communion

Dr. Peter J. Scaer Sihler Auditorium
10:00 a.m. Divine Service   Kramer Chapel
11:30 a.m.

Creation, Fall and the Presence of Christ: An Examination of
Genesis 4:1

Dr. Daniel L. Gard Sihler Auditorium
12:30 p.m. Lunch   Katherine Luther Dining Hall

 

Lutheran Confessions Symposium:
Lutheran Distinctives in an Age of Religious Change

Wednesday, January 22, 2014

1:45 p.m. Lutheranism Submerged in Culture Dr. Lawrence R. Rast Jr. Sihler Auditorium
2:45 p.m. Lutheran Distinctives as Theological Substitutes Dr. David P. Scaer Sihler Auditorium
3:45 p.m. Cultural Differences and Church Fellowship Dr. Naomichi Masaki Sihler Auditorium
5:00 p.m. Choral Vespers   Kramer Chapel

 

Thursday, January 23, 2013

8:45 a.m.

The Missouri Synod and the Historical Question of Unionism and
Syncretism

Dr. Gerhard H. Bode Jr. Sihler Auditorium
10:00 a.m. Chapel   Kramer Chapel
11:00 a.m.

Where Is the Wise Turk? The Cultural Conscience and Christian Morality

Dr. Gifford A. Grobien Sihler Auditorium
12:00 p.m. Lunch   Katherine Luther Dining Hall
1:15 p.m. NALC as ELCA Alternative Nathan Yoder Sihler Auditorium
2:15 p.m. The Gospel and Other Gospels Dr. Steven D. Paulson Sihler Auditorium
3:15 p.m. Break   Sihler Auditorium
3:30 p.m.

Panel Discussion: What Will World Lutheranism Look Like in 2025?

  Sihler Auditorium
4:45 p.m. Vespers and Organ Recital   Kramer Chapel
5:30 p.m. Reception   Walther Library
6:30 p.m. Banquet   Katherine Luther Dining Hall

 

Friday, January 24, 2013

9:00 a.m.

A Light Shining in a Dark Place: How Long Can a Confessional Voice Be Heard in a Lutheran State Church?

Dr. Rune Imberg Sihler Auditorium
10:00 a.m. Doctrinal Unity and Church Fellowship Dr. Roland F. Ziegler Sihler Auditorium
11:00 a.m. Divine Service—Festival of St. Timothy   Kramer Chapel