Reformation 500: Women of the Reformation (Belfair, WA)

Save the Date!  On July 22-23, we will be hosting a special weekend with Professor Joy Schroeder from Trinity Lutheran Seminary/Capital University in Columbus, OH. On Saturday morning, July 22,she will offer a presentation on Women of the Reformation. On Sunday morning, July 23, she will preach and will be available for conversation after worship.  Please mark your calendars and plan to attend!

Saturday, July 22, 2017
8:30 a.m.      Beverages and goodies available
9:00 a.m.      Katharina von Bora Luther: Runaway Nun, Beer Brewer, Manager:  Learn about Martin Luther’s spouse, a formidable businesswoman.
10:00 a.m.    Break
10:15 a.m.    Female Reformers You Probably Haven’t Heard of-but Should Have:
Although neglected in most history books until recently, many female Protestant reformers were highly influential in their own day. Discover the remarkable women who contributed to the Reformation through their writings and political influence.

About our Presenter: The Rev. Dr. Joy Schroeder is Professor of Church History at Trinity Lutheran Seminary and Professor of Religion at Capital University in Columbus, Ohio. She holds the Bergener Chair in Theology and Religion at both institutions. Her books include Deborah’s Daughters: Gender Politics and Biblical Interpretation (Oxford University Press). She is the author of numerous articles on the topic of women in Christian history.