Martin Luther

Honoring Luther’s Legacy

To mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Augsburg is hosting a series of events this fall.

The Christensen Center for Vocation hosts several events throughout the year to promote our mission of enhancing vocational awareness, nurturing congregational partnerships, and building interfaith alliances.


Youth Theology Institute

June 25-30, 2017

“God’s Mosaic: Diversity as Good News”
Youth Theology Institute

Vocation of a Lutheran College Conference
Vocation of a Lutheran College Conference

Vocation of a Lutheran Conference

July 17-19, 2017

“Vocation for Life”
Vocation of a Lutheran College Conference

Bishop Elizabeth A Eaton Christensen Symposium: Bishop Elizabeth Eaton

September 21, 2017

This year’s Bernhard M. Christensen Symposium speaker is Reverend Elizabeth Eaton, Presiding Bishop of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America.

Heritage Day: Mary Lowe

October 24, 2017

Mary Lowe, assistant professor of Religion at Augsburg College, will lead an evening discussion on the revolutionary life of Martin Luther.

Fine Arts Convocation: The Rose Ensemble

November 2, 2017

Award-winning musical group The Rose Ensemble will present “Welcome the People: The Musical Legacy of the Reformation.”

Advent Vespers: “Welcome, Noble Guest,”

December 1-2, 2017

This year’s theme, “Welcome, Noble Guest,” is inspired by Martin Luther’s hymn “From Heaven Above.”