The Seminary Explores
The Work of a Systematic Theologian

The Work of a Systematic Theologian

November 25, 2013

Dr. Strobert interviews systematic theologian Dr. Kristin Largen about her work at Gettysburg Seminary which focuses on the importance of comparative (inter-religious) theology.

 

Dr. Largen shares her experiences of immersion into four non-Christian religious traditions and what that means not only to her but to Christians everywhere who are seeking a better understanding of their own and other faiths.

The Issues and Challenges for the Church in Northern Germany

The Issues and Challenges for the Church in Northern Germany

November 11, 2013

Dr. Strobert talks with Gerhard Ulrich, Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Northern Germany about a wide variety of topics including:

  • The relationship between the Lutheran Churches in Germany and the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
  • Theological education in Germany
  • Who are we as Lutherans? What is our particular vocation?
  • Examining the various cultures within the German Churches
  • Unity versus uniformity
  • Discussion of the new church structure in Northern Germany
  • Issues within the church with the former Eastern Germany population