The reformation of the church sparked by Martin Luther’s 95 theses of 1517 continues to shape our world 500 years later. The reformation relived series features experts on Luther and the reformation, exploring their continuing relevance for 2017 and beyond.
All events will take place at 7:00pm on the campus of Concordia University Ann Arbor.
December 13, 2016
Presented By: Dr. Detlev Schulz
"Being Human: Anthropology at the Heart of the Reformation"
February 16, 2017
Presented By: Dr. Thomas Trapp, Concordia University, St. Paul, MN
"Seeking Certainty: The Reformation's Quest for Confidence Concerning God's Forgiveness"
April 4, 2017
Presented By: Dr. Ronald Delph, Eastern Michigan University
"Luther on the Six Days of Creation"
September 16, 2017
Reformation 500 Oktoberfest: Save the Date and Celebrate with CUAA!
Join CUAA as we celebrate the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation with a traditional Oktoberfest! Complete with German food and drink, CUAA's Reformation 500 Oktoberfest will feature a polka band performance, a historian dressed in full regalia portraying Martin Luther, entertainment for children, and a replica of the 95 Theses on display.
When: 12:00 p.m.- 4:00 p.m.
Where: Earhart Manor Tent and surrounding grounds on CUAA's campus
Who: Ann Arbor Community and Friends of CUAA
Cost: Free, select food and drink available for purchase
September 19, 2017
Presented By: Rev. Dr. Patrick T. Ferry, President of Concordia University Ann Arbor & Wisconsin
Presented By: Rev. Bob Lynn, Associate Pastor of Knox Presbyterian Church
Reformation Roundtable: A discussion on the impact and importance of Luther and the Reformation in various church denominations and contexts.
October 15, 2017
Presented By: Breslin Center at Michigan State University
Michigan District-wide Reformation Worship Service
- 2:00 p.m. Concourse Displays Open
- 4:00 p.m. Pre-Service Concert
- 5:00 p.m. Celebration Worship
October 31, 2017
CUAA Reformation Service: 7p.m., Chapel of the Holy Trinity
November 14, 2017
Presented By: Dr. David Maxwell, Concordia Theological Seminary, St. Louis, MO
“What the Reformation is Really About”