Schedule

 

Exegetical Theology Symposium:
The Contributions of Reformation Exegesis

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Time Description Presenter Location
8:45 a.m. Welcome Pres. Lawrence R. Rast Jr. Sihler Auditorium
8:50 a.m. “My Soul Magnifies the Lord”: Luther’s Hermeneutic of Humility Dr. Arthur A. Just Jr. Sihler Auditorium
10:00 a.m. Chapel   Kramer Chapel
10:30 a.m. Break    
11:00 a.m. All Scripture Is Pure Christ: Luther's Christocentric Interpretation in the Context of Reformation Exegesis Dr. Charles A. Gieschen Sihler Auditorium
12:00 p.m. Lunch   Katherine Luther Dining Hall
1:00 p.m. Commenting on Corinthians: Exegesis in the Age of Reformation Dr. Scott M. Manetsch Sihler Auditorium
2:15 p.m. Luther's Contributions to Commentary Writing Dr. John G. Nordling Sihler Auditorium
3:15 p.m. Break    
3:30 p.m.

Panel Discussion: Reformation Hermeneutics 

Dr. Peter J. Scaer, Moderator Sihler Auditorium
4:45 p.m. Vespers   Kramer Chapel

 

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

7:45 a.m. Short Exegetical Paper Sectionals
(See "Call for Papers" here)
   TBA
9:00 a.m. Patterns of Interpretation Seen in Luther's Treatment of the Old Testament Dr. Walter A. Maier III Sihler Auditorium
10:00 a.m. Chapel   Kramer Chapel
11:00 a.m. Break    
11:15 a.m. The Reformation's Interpretation of the Old Testament with Special Focus on the Prophetic Corpus
Dr. Dean O. Wenthe Sihler Auditorium
12:00 p.m. Lunch   Katherine Luther Dining Hall

 

Lutheran Confessions Symposium:
Luther and the Reformation: Beginning the Celebration

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

1:15 p.m. Welcome President Rast Sihler Auditorium
1:30 p.m. Martin Luther: The First Protestant Prophet Dr. Ronald Rittgers Sihler Auditorium
2:30 p.m. Luther’s Theological Aesthetics Dr. Mark C. Mattes Sihler Auditorium
3:30 p.m. Break    
3:45 p.m. Justification: Set Up Where It Ought Not to Be Dr. David P. Scaer Sihler Auditorium
5:00 p.m. Choral Vespers   Kramer Chapel

 

Thursday, January 21, 2016

8:45 a.m. Luther’s Lectures on Galatians as the Banner of Reformation Dr. Naomichi Masaki Sihler Auditorium
10:00 a.m. Chapel   Kramer Chapel
10:30 a.m. Break    
11:00 a.m. Liking and Disliking Luther: A Reformed Perspective Dr. Carl R. Trueman Sihler Auditorium
12:15 p.m. Lunch   Katherine Luther Dining Hall
1:15 p.m. How Luther Transformed Dying and Burying Dr. Robert A. Kolb Sihler Auditorium
2:30 p.m. Lutheran Orthodox Theologians as Heirs of the Reformation Dr. Roland F. Ziegler Sihler Auditorium
3:30 p.m. Break    
3:45 p.m. The Big Thieves Hang the Little Thieves—Luther on a Market Economy Dr. Carter Lindberg Sihler Auditorium
5:00 p.m. Vespers and Organ Recital   Kramer Chapel
5:30 p.m. Reception    
6:30 p.m. Banquet Keynote Speaker:
Dr. Korey D. Maas
Katherine Luther Dining Hall

 

Friday, January 22, 2016

8:45 a.m. God at Play in Contrast to Medieval and Modern Anxieties About God Dr. Christopher Boyd Brown Sihler Auditorium
10:00 a.m. Panel Discussion   Sihler Auditorium
11:00 a.m. Chapel   Kramer Chapel