Three Weekends Celebrating
500 Years of the Reformation
We will be celebrating 500 years of the Protestant Reformation the first three weeks of November. On these three Sundays, join us at 10:00 am when Amy Starr Redwine will preach on the Reformation tenets of "Scripture Alone, Faith Alone, Grace Alone." Then participate in a number of musical and educational opportunities.
Sunday, November 5
“Martin Luther: A Journey to the Heart of the Reformation”
3:30 pm ~ Beckwith Hall
View this one-hour film, followed by a brief question and answer period
facilitated by Dan Garland and Amy Starr Redwine.
We will conclude in time to attend the 5:00 pm vespers service.
Reformation Vespers - 5:00 pm ~ Sanctuary
Music and liturgy featuring J.S. Bach's Cantata
"Ein feste Burg ist Unser Gott"
performed by musicians from the Oberlin Conservatory of Music.
Sunday, November 12
Reformation Hymn Festival - 10:00 am ~ Worship in Sanctuary
The morning service will feature readings and hymns
that trace the unfolding of the Protestant Reformation over 500 years.
Marked by Martin (Luther) - 11:30 pm ~ Beckwith Hall
Pastor and Covenant participant Susanne Carter will share a highly subjective
recollection of life in the family of a Lutheran pastor in post WWII Bavaria.
Sunday, November 19
Music of the Reformation - 11:30 pm ~ Beckwith Hall
Music Director and Organist Jonathan Moyer
will speak about the music of the Reformation.
4:00 pm ~ Sanctuary - Reformation Concert
Members of the CWRU Early Music program
present a concert of Reformation-themed compositions.