Globale Perspektiven lutherischer Identität
LWB-Dokumentation / LWF Documentation, Band 63
Cheryl M. Peterson | Chad Rimmer (Hrsg.)
We Believe in the Holy Spirit: Global Perspectives on Lutheran Identities
Today the concept of “identity” is contested against the backdrop of myriad forms of social, political, economic and ecological exclusion. How is identity expressed in a global Lutheran tradition whose members share common biblical, liturgical, confessional, theological and spiritual foundations, yet represent diverse cultures and traditions?
At the end of 2019, the Lutheran World Federation (LWF) hosted a global consultation on contemporary Lutheran identities, in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. The result is the papers presented in this publication. The authors – church leaders, young Christians, theologians, lay and ordained practitioners in local communities – explore the Spirit’s work to revive and equip the faithful for vocation through the ministry of the church today and into the future of the Lutheran communion.
Wir glauben an den Heiligen Geist: Lutherische Identitäten aus weltweiter ...