2017 St Mark’s Conference Schedule

St. Marks Conference

April 24-25, 2017
The Office of the Holy Ministry

Monday, April 24th
11:00 A.M.    Divine Service
12:30 P.M.    Lunch
1:45 P.M.    “That We May Obtain this Faith: a Confessional Look at the Office of the Holy Ministry,” The Rev. Mark P. Braden
2:45 P.M.     “Equipping, Witnessing, and Discipling: Exegetical Threats to the Office of the Ministry and the Doctrine of Vocation,”  The Rev. Peter J. Eckardt
4:00 P.M.      First Vespers of Saint Mark’s Day
5:00 P.M.      Gemuetlichkeit
Tuesday, April 25th – Saint Mark’s Day
9:00 A.M.    Matins
9:45 A.M.     “What Exactly is Ecclesiastical Power? An Historic Approach,” The Rev. Roy Axel Coats
11:00 A.M.     Divine Service
12:30 P.M.     Lunch
1:45 P.M.        “Pastoral Absolution in the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod: Our Historic Challenge,”  The Rev. Joel R. Baseley
2:45 P.M.     Panel Discussion
3:45 P.M.     Itinerarium: Prayer for Travelers
The Rev. Paul Gregory Alms will be the conference preacher.
The Rev. Brian P. Westgate will be the conference organist.
The Rev. Charles L. McClean will officiate at all services.

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