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Bishop Heinrich Bedford-Strohm in Edinburgh

06 Aug 2017

Bishop Heinrich Bedford-Strohm, Moderator of the Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) will come to Edinburgh during the Festival.

He will preach at St John’s Episcopal Church’s Eucharist on Sunday, the 6th of August at 10.30 am.

And he’ll take part at “St John’s Festival Pulpit – “Quo vadis Ecclesia? Five centuries since the Protestant Reformation. Five decades since Vatican II. Now what?”:

6 pm, Evensong & Discussion:
6th Aug: Bishop Heinrich Bedford-Strohm – “There is more to public theology than mailing 95 thesis to a door”

See the full program here.

St. John’s Episcopal Church is located at Princes Street / Lothian Road Junction

Reformation anniversary 2017

31 Oct 2017

You are interested in the topics Reformation anniversary or Reformation? No problem!

On her Webpage the Evangelische Kirche in Deutschland (EKD) gives an overview on the “Reformation anniversary” and correlated events:
http://www.ekd.de/english/reformation.html

If you want to go deeper into protestant theology, e.g. to find out what the reason is to celebrate Reformation at all? Please read this little book from the EKD “Justification and Freedom, which is provided here as PDF for free.