The Magazine of The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America


Justice for women ... in Europe

In September, 30 female theologians from Poland, Germany, Russia, Latvia and Brazil called upon Lutheran churches in Poland and Latvia to stop excluding women from ordained ministry. They said Lutheran women are victims of "structural violence experienced for centuries by women in the church ... often invisible, silent and systemic" and "exercised through unjust social and ecclesiastical structures."


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October issue

OCTOBER issue:

Women and the Reformation: Then & Now