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Annual lectures in Helsinki on Luther’s theology will give an overview of the Reformator’s theology. A special emphasis is laid on such topics as theology and philosophy, theology of love and doctrine of Trinity. Results of the recent Finnish scholarship … Continue reading
Jairzinho Lopes Pereira just defended successfully his doctoral thesis “Augustine of Hippo and Martin Luther on Original Sin and Justification of the Sinner” in the University of Helsinki. For more information see: https://helda.helsinki.fi/handle/10138/37844
On 18 May Jussi Koivisto defended his doctoral thesis “Is Evil Inevitable for Creation and Human Life? Studies on Martin Luther´s Biblical Interpretation” in the University of Helsinki. The dissertation examines Luther’s idea of evil in select cases of his … Continue reading
Registration for the 12th International Congress for Luther Research (Helsinki, August 2012) has opened. All scholars working in the field of Reformation studies are welcome to participate. For more information, see the congress website.
Finnish Luther scholars will host the 12th international congress for Luther research in August 2012. The website of the congress is located here: http://www.helsinki.fi/teol/pro/luther2012/index.htm The website contains information on plenary lectures, seminars and other activities. Registration for the congress opens … Continue reading
Four reformation scholars from Helsinki are going to attend the Sixteenth Century Studies Conference in Geneva, May 2009. Titles of the papers are as follows: Simo Heininen, “Calvinismus und Luthertum in Schweden unter Erik XIV (1560-1568)” (section 125). Ilmari Karimies, … Continue reading
An international conference under the title “Reformation and theology – reception and transformation” will take place in the University of Aarhus, Denmark in August 2009. Risto Saarinen from Finland will be among the keynote speakers and several workshop topics are … Continue reading
Please note an earlier post on the lecture course in Helsinki. The year was previously mentioned as 2008, which has been corrected now. Other dates still apply.
Ilmari Karimies gave a paper today in the monthly seminary of PMP reseach unit. His topic was: “Light of faith and the darkness of reason. Luther’s rejection of the natural light of reason in discerning moral principles.” Mr. Karimies is … Continue reading
Lectures on Luther’s theology will give an overview of the Reformator’s theology. A special emphasis is laid on such topics as theology and philosophy, theology of love and doctrine of Trinity. Results of the recent Finnish scholarship on Luther’s theology … Continue reading