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“From Gospel to Law: The Lutheran Reformation and its Impact on Law, Politics, and Society”
November 5, 2015 @ 3:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Legal scholar John Witte, Jr. discusses how the Protestant Reformation transformed not only theology and the church but also law and the state.
This lecture, offered in anticipation of the 500th anniversary of Martin Luther’s Reformation, explores the Reformation’s enduring impact, for better or worse, on Western life, law, and learning.