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  • Paul S. Berge (top)
  • Professor Emeritus, New Testament
    • Studies in Paul: Galatians, Philippians
    • Studies in the Gospel, or Letters of John
    • Studies in the Synoptics: Matthew, Mark, or Luke
  • Robert M. Brusic (top)
  • Seminary Pastor Emeritus
    • Art and the Bible
    • Bible Study on Assigned Texts
    • Hymn Sings on Various Topics
    • Issues in Inclusive Language
    • Landscape and Its Effect on Memory and Faith
    • Liturgy and the Church Year
    • Presenting and Interpreting the Seminary
    • Spirituality and Prayer Life
    • The Detective Story and its Pertinence for Christians
    • Theology on the Walls
    • Varieties of Lutheran Pieties
  • Paul A. Daniels (top)
  • Archivist/Curator
    • Artifact Exhibition and Interpretation
    • Creating a Useful Congregational Archive
    • Luther Seminary's Mission Heritage Collection: Using Artifacts To Understand Global Mission Efforts
    • Planning Your Congregation's Anniversary Celebration
    • Preservation Issues in Congregational Archives
    • Publishing Your Church's History
    • Using History as the Basis for Mission Planning
    • Using History to Enrich Congregational Life
  • David E. Fredrickson (top)
  • Professor of New Testament
    • Criminal Justice
    • Ethics of Sexuality in the New Testament
    • Images of God
    • Paul and Politics
    • Philippians
    • The Gospel of Luke
  • Terence E. Fretheim (top)
  • Elva B. Lovell Professor Emeritus of Old Testament
    • Creation and Law
    • Genesis 1-11
    • God and Suffering
    • Images of God
    • Justice and Judgment
    • Old Testament
    • Prayer
    • Prophecy and the Future
  • Frederick J. Gaiser (top)
  • Professor Emeritus of Old Testament, Editor of Word & World
    • Authority of the Bible
    • Biblical Preaching
    • Biblical Theology of the Land
    • Creation/Environment
    • Evil in the Bible
    • Healing in the Bible
    • Isaiah 40-66
    • Old Testament Prophecy
    • Prayer in Biblical Perspective
    • Preaching from the Old Testament
    • Psalms/Old Testament Worship
    • The Bible and Stewardship
    • The Human in the Bible
  • Mary Jane Haemig (top)
  • Professor of Church History, Director of the Reformation Research Program
    • Advent: The Season and its Celebrations
    • Christians and Politics: A Lutheran Perspective
    • Luther's Catechisms: Good News for Today
    • Luther's Catechisms: History and Use
    • Martin Luther and Prayer
    • Martin Luther and Preaching
    • Martin Luther and the Bible
    • Martin Luther as a Translator and Interpreter of the Bible
    • Martin Luther: The Man & His Work
    • What is the Church?
  • Sarah S. Henrich (top)
  • Professor Emeritus of New Testament
    • A Look at Ecology
    • How to Use the Bible in Moral Deliberation
    • Interpreting the Bible
    • Judaism in New Testament Times
    • Life in New Testament Times
    • Paul's Letters
    • The Bible and Art
    • The Book of Acts
    • The Family
    • The Gospel of Luke
    • Women in the Bible
    • Worship
  • Arland J. Hultgren (top)
  • Professor Emeritus and former Asher O. and Carrie Nasby Chair of New Testament
    • Gospels that Didn't Make it into our Bibles
    • Orthodoxy and Heresy in Earliest Christianity
    • Paul and His Letters
    • Paul's Letter to the Romans
    • Perspectives on the Passion
    • Recent Views of Jesus
    • The Parables of Jesus
  • Diane L. Jacobson (top)
  • Professor Emeritus of Old Testament and Director of the Book of Faith Initiative for the ELCA
    • Law in the Old Testament
    • The Book of Exodus
    • The Book of Psalms
    • The Creation
    • The Figure of Woman Wisdom and the Books of Job, Proverbs, and Ecclesiastes
    • Women in the Old Testament
  • Patrick R. Keifert (top)
  • Professor and Olin S. and Amanda Fjelstad Reigstad Chair of Systematic Theology
    • Congregational Studies and Mission
    • Doctrine of the Church
    • Lay Leadership Development
    • Long Range Planning
    • Visioning
  • Craig R. Koester (top)
  • Vice President of Academic Affairs, Professor and Asher O. and Carrie Nasby Chair of New Testament
    • Dead Sea Scrolls
    • The Apocalypse Now: A Study of Revelation
    • The Death and Resurrection of Jesus in the Gospel of John
    • The Word of Life: A Study of John's Gospel
  • Dirk G. Lange (top)
  • Associate Professor of Worship and Chair of History/Theology Division
    • Ecumenism
    • Luther on Worship
    • Spirituality
    • Taize
    • Worship/Daily Prayer (communal)
    • Worship/Daily Prayer (individual)
  • Karoline Lewis (top)
  • Associate Professor of Biblical Preaching and The Alvin N. Rogness Chair of Homiletics
    • A Samaritan and a Savior: One Woman's Encounter with Jesus
    • Bible Basics
    • Christmas in John's Gospel
    • Getting to Know Paul, the Pastor
    • How the Bible Came to Be
    • How to Read the Bible
    • John's Story of Jesus
    • Paul: Apostle, Pastor, Prophet
    • Recovering the Wonder of the Bible
    • Seven Steps Towards Vital Preaching
    • The Beginning of the Good News... Getting to know the Gospel of Mark
    • The Bible as the Word of God
    • The Book of Revelation: Final Tribulation or Testament to Hope?
    • The Dead Sea Scrolls
    • The Gospel According to Luke
    • The Passion Narratives: Seven Last Words of Jesus
    • Top Ten Things You Need to Know When Reading the New Testament
    • Translating the Bible: What Bible Should I Read?
    • Two Encounters: Jesus' Response to Two Women and What it Means for Us
    • Why We Don't Read the Bible and Why We Should
    • Wine, Water Jars and the Witness: The Women of John's Gospel
    • Women Leading: biblical Perspectives on the Femininity of Power
  • Rodney C. Maeker (top)
  • Associate Director, Contextual Leadership Initiative (Cross-Cultural Education)
    • Cross-Cultural Ministry -- Who Needs It?
    • Mission and Intercultural Communication
    • Our Mission in a World of Many Cultures
    • Racism: What Are We Really Dealing with Here?
    • The Art of Crossing Cultures
    • Why Cross-Cultural Education
  • Randolph A. Nelson (top)
  • Director Emeritus of Contextual Education, Melvin A. Hammarberg Professor of Contextual Education
    • A Christian Looks at ... (specific social issues)
    • Introduction to Social Ministry and Social Ethics
    • The Church and Politics
  • Richard W. Nysse (top)
  • Emeritus Professor of Old Testament
    • Country Music and Biblical Lament
    • Creation in Biblical Hymns
    • Daniel
    • God and War in the Old Testament
    • Law and Gospel: Old Testament Perspectives
    • Psalm 23
    • Songs of Pain and Songs of Praise: The Psalms and Country Music.
    • The Biblical Text: Which Bible is Best?
    • The Commandments in Biblical Perspective
    • The Dark Side of God in the Bible
    • The Experience of Exile and Restoration: Nahum, Habakkuk, and Zephaniah
  • Alan G. Padgett (top)
  • Professor of Systematic Theology
    • Issues in Evangelical Theology Today
    • John Wesley and Methodist Theology
    • Prayer and Spirituality
    • Scripture and Natural Science
    • The Soul and The Brain
  • Steven D. Paulson (top)
  • Professor of Systematic Theology
    • God's Hiding Places: How God Hides -- Why and Where
    • Luther's Three Dramatic Days: His Marriage, Trial, and Death
    • My Favorite Heretics: Who They Are and Why They Keep Coming Back
  • Gerry Rafftery (top)
  • Senior Philanthropic Adviser, Seminary Relations
    • Common Threads of Healthy Congregations
    • Establishing Endowment Funds
    • Estate Planning for Christians
    • Stewardship
  • Janet Ramsey (top)
  • Professor Emeritus and former Pastor George Weinman Chair of Pastoral Theology and Ministry
    • Aging & Spiritual Resiliency
    • Aging, Sexuality and Christian Faith
    • Facilitating Caring Congregations
    • Issues in Caregiving: Caregiving and Spiritual Resiliency
    • Stepfamilies -- Challenges, Resources & Faith Issues
    • Women, Aging and Faith
  • Michael Rogness (top)
  • Alvin N. Rogness Professor of Preaching
    • A Look at the Lutheran Confessions
    • Angels Around Us
    • Are You Really "Born Again?"
    • How to Listen to a Sermon
    • Martin Luther as a Preacher
    • Recalling the Catechism
    • The Church's Part in New Central Europe
    • The ELCA and the Ecumenical Movement
    • The Gospel Through Stories
    • What is a Lutheran?
  • Christian Scharen (top)
  • Assistant Professor of Worship and Theology
    • Faith and Popular Culture (esp. Music)
    • Faith as a Way of Life
    • Faith in a Secular Age
    • Human Sexuality: Marriage and Debates over Gay Marriage in Church and Society
    • Streams of Innovation in Worship
    • The Citizenship Formed in Worship
  • Peter A. Sethre (top)
  • Director Emeritus of Continuing Education
    • De-mythologizing Christmas: An Honest Look at the Christmas Story
    • More Than a Fish Tale: The Story and Message of Jonah
    • The Book of Daniel
    • The Struggle in the Middle East: Why Can't Jews and Arabs Get Along and Why Should We Care?
  • Gary M. Simpson (top)
  • Professor of Systematic Theology and Northwestern Lutheran Theological Seminary Chair in Theology
    • Bio-Genetic Ethics and the Big Questions of Life
    • Bonhoeffer for Today
    • Faith and American Public Life
    • Faith and Public Policy
    • Foundations of Christian Ethics
    • Foundations of Lutheran Ethics
    • Homosexuality: Traditional and Current Ethical Assessments
    • How Is and Isn't America a "Christian Nation?"
    • Is There a Lutheran Ethic of Marriage?
    • Jesus Today: Who Do Contemporary Theologians Say He Is?
    • Luther and Spirituality
    • Luther's Catechism and Today's Questions
    • Matters of Faith and Politics
    • Praying the Christian Life
    • Reformation Theology: Then and Now
    • Trinity Matters Today
    • What is the Church? Current Ecumenical Perspectives and Why They Matter
  • Matthew L. Skinner (top)
  • Associate Professor of New Testament
    • How to Read and Interpret the Bible
    • Overview of the New Testament
    • Reading and Understanding the Parables of Jesus
    • The Acts of the Apostles
    • The Apostle Paul: His Writings, His Life, and His Theology
    • The Crucifixion of Jesus: What Happened, and What Does It Mean?
    • The Gospel according to Luke
    • The Gospel according to Mark
    • Where Did Our Bible Come From?
  • Lee E. Snook (top)
  • Professor Emeritus, Systematic Theology
    • A Short Course in Christian Doctrine
    • Breathing Lessons: Thinking About the Holy Spirit
    • The Good, but Neglected, News from Africa
    • Thinking about the Millennium as Christians
    • What Are Theologians Saying About Jesus
    • What Does It Mean When We Speak of God as the Trinity?
  • Walter Sundberg (top)
  • Professor of Church History
    • Authority of Scripture
    • Church/State Relationships -- Politics
    • Creeds and Confessions: Religion in America
    • Ecumenism
    • Evil and the Demonic
    • Luther on the Christian Life
    • Lutheran Identity
    • Reformation
    • Stewardship
  • Mons A. Teig (top)
  • Professor Emeritus of Worship
    • Architecture for Worship
    • Calling 911: Worship at Life's Passages
    • Creating Catechumenal Congregations
    • Worship is Doing the Bible
    • Worship is Everybody's Business
    • Worship Planning: The Seasons
    • Worship Windows to the World
    • Worship Windows to the World (2-3 Sessions)
    • Worship's Lively Tensions: Contemporary and Traditional
  • Mark A. Throntveit (top)
  • Professor and Elva B. Lovell Chair of Old Testament
    • Bible Translations: Which Ones Shall We Use?
    • Elijah and Elisha
    • Excuses, Excuses, Excuses...Moses, the Burning Bush, and God's Call
    • Genesis One: Creation as Relation
    • Genesis: Plan, Peril, and Promise
    • Genesis: Sunday School Stories or Soap Opera?
    • Jesus, Justice, and the Prophets
    • Job and the Problem of Evil
    • Old Testament Prophecy
    • Plagues, Passover, and the Passion of Christ (Lent)
    • Psalm 23: The Lord is My...?
    • Psalms: Songs in the Center of Life
    • So...How Does Jesus Save Us Anyway? (Atonement)
    • The Duh-Vinci Code
    • Troubling Parables
    • Voices in the Pentateuch
    • What Would Moses Do? (10 Commandments)