Other Conferences

2023-2024 Oregon Bonhoeffer Seminar: A Monthly Online Discussion – Who is Jesus Christ for Us Today?

Who is Jesus Christ for Us Today? Second Tuesdays of the Month via Zoom, 1:00pm – 2:30pm (Pacific Time) Seminar Format: 1:00-1:30 Presentation, 1:30-2:30 Discussion Preparation: Read selected texts for each session and respond to given prompts (in 25 words or less/question). SEMINAR SCHEDULE 2023October 10: IntroductionNovember 14: Christ Existing as CommunityDecember 12: The One [...]

11th Annual Bonhoeffer Festival in Claremont, CA (Keynote: Dr. Lori Brandt Hale, Thursday, April 13th, 2023)

Lexington Books, 2020 Keynote: “Interfaith Peacebuilding in a Christian Nationalist World: Leveraging Bonhoeffer’s Theology and Ethics for a Better Future” Keynote Speaker: Dr. Lori Brandt Hale Good Shepherd Lutheran Church in Claremont, CA Thursday, April 13th, 2023 Sponsored by Thrivent Financial, Southwest California Synod (ELCA) Pacifica Synod (ELCA), & Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Claremont Festival [...]

Wrocław Roads to Freedom: The Life and Thought of Dietrich Bonhoeffer and Edith Stein (May 2022)

The Evangelical School of Theology and the Pontifical Faculty of Theology Wrocław, Poland May 30 – June 1, 2022 Conference Schedule May 30, 2022 (Monday) St. Christopher’s Church, Saint Stephen’s Square 1 18:00   Welcome: Rev. Karol Długosz 18:05   Wroclaw Roads to Freedom: Rev. Dr. Joel Burnell, Fr. Prof. Bogdan Ferdek Bonhoeffer Memorial in Wroclaw [...]

World Council of Churches Webinar (September 2021)

The right word at the right time? Dietrich Bonhoeffer and the ecumenical witness for justice and peace This year sees the 90th anniversary of the entry of Dietrich Bonhoeffer into the ecumenical movement and its witness for peace. Dietrich Bonhoeffer Bonhoeffer was a youth delegate at the International Conference of the World Alliance for International Friendship [...]

10th Annual Bonhoeffer Festival (Keynote: Reggie Williams, May 12th, 2022)

Theme: Jesus as a Moral Stranger: A Conversation about the Jesus We (Might) Know Keynote Speaker: Dr. Reggie Williams Dr. Reggie Williams, Revised Edition 2021 Good Shepherd Lutheran Church (Claremont, CA) May 12th, 2022 Festival Schedule: 12:30 Lunch Commemorating Dr. Glen Stassen 1:45 Keynote Presentation: Dr. Reggie Williams 2:45 Panel of Interfaith Respondents: Rev. Lara [...]




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