Remembering the Reformation

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesPublic Engagement – Public lecture/debate/seminar

Description

International Day Conference - Reflections on Protestantism Approaching 500

The world is racing towards the red-letter day: 31 October 2017, the 500-year anniversary of Martin Luther’s 95 Theses and the Protestant Reformation. As countries, churches, universities, and other institutions take up the daunting questions surrounding Protestantism’s legacy, this day conference considers what it means to remember the Reformation: in the past, present, and future.The event is hosted with the support of the Leverhulme Trust and the Refo500 Foundation.Speakers include: James Eglinton (Edinburgh), Bridget Heal (St Andrews), Grant Kaplan (St Louis), Abraham Kovacs (Debrecen), Hartmut Lehmann (Kiel), Herman Selderhuis (Apeldoorn), Zachary Purvis (Edinburgh), Markus Wriedt (Frankfurt). The conference is free and open to the public. All are welcome!
Period29 Jan 2016
Event typeConference
LocationEdinburgh, United KingdomShow on map
Degree of RecognitionInternational