The twenty-fifth Reformation Day at Emory will be held on Thursday, October 25, and takes as its theme, The Kessler Collection after Twenty-Five Years.This year’s program celebrates the first twenty-five years of the Kessler Collection by noting its value for scholars, students and the church.


Door of the Schlosskirche in Wittenberg to which Luther is said to have nailed his 95 Theses on October 31, 1517, sparking the Reformation.

Schedule includes

10 a.m. “The Spirit in Worship: Lutheran Theology of the Activity of the Holy Spirit in Hearing God’s Word.”, Rev. Jan Rippentrop, Cannon Chapel

11 a.m. Chapel service, Rt. Rev. J. Neil Alexander, Dean, The School of Theology, Sewanee: The University of the South, preaching, Cannon Chapel


12 p.m. Luncheon Musical Program, Rev. Barbara Day Miller, Associate Dean of Worship and Music, and The Candler Singers. Please make reservations for the luncheon by calling 404.727.6352 or emailing

1:45 p.m. "A Living, Daring Confidence," Bishop Mark S. Hanson, Presiding Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, Cannon Chapel

3:30 p.m. “The Man Who Loosed Luther’s German Tongue: New Approaches to Johann Tetzel”, Dr. Dewey W. Kramer, Sanctuary, Cannon Chapel



The Lecture by Jurgen Moltmann at Reformation Day 2011 at Candler School of Theology, Emory University. Lecture title is "Sun of Righteousness, Arise!"The justification of Sinners and Victims, from Martin Luther to Mar...
The Reluctant Revolutionary,

PBS site for the film on Luther, has some great stories, quotes, trivia.

And we always have a little groan worthy humor. See Lutherans


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