Symposium on Biblical Hermeneutics Schedule

Wisconsin Lutheran Seminary

September 19-20, 2016

Please join the Wisconsin Lutheran Alumni for their annual meeting in the chapel, at 11am on Monday prior to the start of Symposium

Monday

1:00 pm

Introduction
Professor Paul Wendland
President of the Seminary

1:15pm

The Value of Hermeneutics
Pastor Steven L. Lange (WLS 1997)
Hope Lutheran Church
Louisville, KY

2:30pm

Reaction and Question Time
Professor Kenneth A. Cherney, Jr. delivers a reaction to the essay. Participants are encouraged to ask questions and seek clarification of points raised by the essayist and reactor.
Question Time will not be streamed.

3:30pm

Recess
Refreshments and snacks are served in the auditorium.

4:00pm

Hermeneutics and the Confessions
Pastor Benjamin J. Tomczak (WLS 2006)
Bethel Lutheran Church
Sioux Falls, SD

Reaction and Question Time
Professor John M. Brenner delivers a reaction to the essay. Participants are encouraged to ask questions and seek clarification of points raised by the essayist and reactor.
Question Time will not be streamed.

6:00pm

Symposium Afterglow
Appetizers are served in the cafeteria. Pastor-guests are invited to partake first, before seminary participants. Beverages are served in the garden area west of the cafeteria, weather permitting (or in the dormitory commons). All are invited to mingle and visit into the evening.

Tuesday

8:00am

Worship
Pastor Jonathan E. Schroeder, preacher (WLS 1999)
Faith Lutheran Church
Sharpsburg, GA

9:30am

Recess
Immediately following the service, coffee and pastries will be served. Please be seated by 10:00am.

CDs produced by the Seminary Chorus are available for $12 following the service.

10:00am

The Hermeneutics of the New Perspective on Paul
Pastor Daniel W. Waldschmidt (WLS 2012)
St. John Lutheran Church
Burlington, WI

11:15am

Reaction and Question Time
Professor Paul O. Wendland delivers a reaction to the essay. Participants are encouraged to ask questions and seek clarification of points raised by the essayist and reactor.
Question Time will not be streamed.

12:15pm

Closing Thoughts and Prayer
President Wendland

12:30pm

The Symposium Adjourns