The synod has been planning an international event, bringing to Washington, D.C. a set of renown Lutheran, Catholic and Orthodox speakers from all over the world to talk about the way that Luther’s revolution changed all of Christianity. “Luther and the Shaping of the Catholic Tradition” will take place on May 30-June 1 at Catholic University of America, a cosponsor of the event with us and the U.S. Conference of Catholic Bishops, the Pontifical Committee for Historical Sciences and the Embassy of the Federal Republic of Germany. Lutheran Church of the Reformation will be the site of a special evening concert and ecumenical worship event on Wednesday in conjunction with the conference. Details...