Reformation Day at Emory 2016

The twenty-ninth Reformation Day at Emory will be held on Thursday, October 27, and takes as its theme, “Law and Grace: Martin Luther, Lucas Cranach and the Promise of Salvation.”  This year’s program explores the renowned Reformation painting of Lucas Cranach the Elder, “Law and Grace,” from the standpoints of art history, biblical studies, and theology. Register online or by calling 404.727.6352 

9:00-9:45 a.m. Registration, Reception, and Review of Exhibit Gallery
Lecture Hall, Pitts Theology Library (Room 360)
9:45-10:45 a.m. Program introduction & presentation of recent acquisitions, Prof. M. Patrick Graham, Candler School of Theology
Lecture Hall, Pitts Theology Library (Room 360)
11:05-11:50 a.m. Chapel service, Professor Anthony A. Briggman, Assistant Professor of the History of Early Christianity, Candler School of Theology, Preaching
Sanctuary, Cannon Chapel
12:15-1:15 p.m.

Luncheon Musical Program
Cost: $10 per person, Registration required online or by calling 404.727.6352.
Cox Hall

1:30-2:15 p.m. "Law and Gospel and the Strategies of Pictorial Rhetoric," Prof. Bonnie J. Noble, University of North Carolina, Charlotte
Lecture Hall, Pitts Theology Library (Room 360)
2:15-3:00 p.m. "Lucas Cranach’s ‘Law and Grace’ and Scripture," Prof. Joel LeMon, Candler School of Theology
Lecture Hall, Pitts Theology Library (Room 360)
3:10-4:00 p.m. "Lucas Cranach’s ‘Law and Grace’ and Christian Theology," Prof. Jonathan Strom, Candler School of Theology
Lecture Hall, Pitts Theology Library (Room 360)
 

Click here to view the program from Reformation Day at the Pitts Theology Library in previous years.

Click here to view the Fall 2016 edition of Reformation Notes, the news for the Partners of the Richard C. Kessler Reformation Collection.

Based on full participation, 0.5 C.E.U. will be awarded by The Candler School of Theology, Emory University. After attending the event, you can apply for the C.E.U. half credit with this application.