Marriage, Sex, and Gender in the Lutheran Church Today (Vol. 22, 2015)

Papers presented at the Congress on the Lutheran Confessions, Bloomington, Minnesota
April 15-17, 2015

Ed. by John A. Maxfield

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The Problem of Church Discipline and Postmodern Sexual License in American Lutheranism
– Jonathan Fisk

Homosexuals in the Congregation: Pastoral Ministry and Church Discipline from a Confessional Lutheran Perspective
– Gary W. Zieroth

Women’s Ordination and Congressional Roles Revisited: Can the Confessional Lutheran Synods Hold the Line?
– Brent W. Kuhlman

Same-Sex Marriage: The Challenges of its U.S. Legalization for Pastors and Congregations
– Mark O. Stern

The Theological Conundrum of Marital “Relations” According to Martin Luther
– Paul Strawn

Marriage and the Family in the Lutheran Confessions
– Tim Goeglein

Women’s Ordination: More Than Bible Passages
– David P. Scaer

Banquet Speech: Marriage Is Not a Cross: Advice for a Long and Happy Marriage
– Rolf Preus

Divorce and Remarriage in the Parish and the Parsonage
– Brian Saunders

Canaan or Israel: The Old Testament’s Doctrine of Marriage in the Pentateuch and Prophets
– Steven C. Briel