The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Explaining the Reformation

Evangelical Church in Germany (EKD) leaders have asked the Lutheran World Federation, World Communion of Reformed Churches and World Council of Churches to help make ecumenism central to the 500th anniversary of the Reformation in 2017. Margot Kässmann, EKD special envoy for the 2017 Reformation Jubilee, said leaders must explain to a wider public that this is not only a celebration for the church. "The Reformation message of freedom is also relevant for secular people," she said.


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