As theological debates on sexuality and marriage become more and more central, many Christian denominations are being asked to clarify their views.
A week of lectures, seminars, and discussions to study and evaluate Roman Catholic theology and practice.
Hundreds of young participants meet in Le Havre to receive training, enjoy fellowship, take part in social projects and share the gospel. A big celebration on France’s national day will close the week.
Around 1,000 young people receive training and share Jesus’ message in a week-long urban camp. The 500th anniversary celebrations will close with a big festive event in the centre of Madrid.
In Wittenberg, the WCRC signed the Joint Declaration on the Doctrine of Justification (1999).
“We wanted to create something that not only told the story of Luther and the Reformation but also the good news of Jesus”, says Jonathan Carswell.
British video platform GoChatter uses 4,000 individual photos to create stop motion video on Martin Luther's life.
A closer look at the eight key arguments of Luther's 1525 masterpiece.
A Christian in Spain built a diorama to tell both children and adults about Hus, Luther, Calvin and the impact of the first Bible translations five centuries ago.
“Nursing Theses: 500 years after Luther’s 95 theses” was the paper presented by evangelical professionals at a congress with 8,200 nurses from 135 countries.
Indian author Vishal Mangalwadi on how the Protestant Reformation underlined individualism as a means to please God, and how secular Europe corrupted it.
Indian author Vishal Mangalwadi talks about how a renwed view of the Bible changed education systems in Europe.
A closer look at what the German Reformer thought about the Word.
Poland, Lithuania, Namibia and Brazil are some of the countries that have issued special stamps on the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s 95 theses.
Pastor Gary Wilkerson talks about his father, the meaning and impact of the Protestant Reformation, and the key role that sound doctrine and the Holy Spirit should play in the church.
A closer look at the doctrine of election.
Pastor Gary Wilkerson talks about what all evangelical Christians can learn from the Protestant Reformation and underlines the need for more churches with both a sound doctrine and obedience to the Holy Spirit.
The Ensemble Bohórquez recounted the history of salvation through the pieces of classical Protestant composers. The concert took place in Valladolid, a key Spanish city in the times of the Reformation.
Simple preaching is powerful preaching.
The German city is ready for “Gates of Freedom”, 16 weeks of events which could attract 500,000 visitors.
Instead of logos and pathos, Aristotle chose instead ethos: the speaker’s character.
Spanish evangelicals propose new theses in areas like politics or science.
Our churches should be examples of institutions that serve the common good, that speak out against injustice, and that are led with integrity.
The EAUK has published “A statement for the 500th Anniversary of the Protestant Reformation”. It analyses the theological impact of the reformers and the relationship between evangelical Christians and Roman Catholicism.
A closer look at the sufficiency, clarity, authority and necessity of Scripture.
A stamp to commemorate Cardinal Cisneros will be issued. Evangelicals had proposed a stamp on the first Spanish Bible translation, but it was denied.