As we approach the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, a number of commemorative events are taking place around the synod!  Keep checking this page for new additions.

 

September 27

7:00 p.m. – Impact of the Reformation on Faith and Civilization Walsh University series: The Reformation, Theological an Historical Perspectives – Phenomenology of the Protestant Reformation, Dr. Ronald Wallenfang, Walsh University, 2020 E. Maple St, North Canton

 

October 4

7:00 p.m. – Impact of the Reformation on Faith and Civilization Walsh University series: Catholic and Lutherans Seeking Communion: an Example of Catholic/Protestatn Dialogue, Reverend Joseph Witmer and Pastor Mark Williams, Walsh University, 2020 E. Maple St, North Canton

 

October 5

6:30 p.m. – viewing of “Martin Luther: The Idea That Changed the WorldCinemark Movies 10, 4108 Burbank Rd, Wooster (tickets must be purchased in advance by September 27, click [here] to purchase)

 

October 7

7:30 p.m. – Firelands Symphony Orchestra presents “Mendelssohn’s Symphony No. 5: recognizing the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation,” Sandusky State Theater

 

October 11

7:00 p.m. – Impact of the Reformation on Faith and Civilization Walsh University series: Reform Movements in Judaism, Rabbi Jon Adland, Walsh University, 2020 E. Maple St, North Canton

 

October 14

7:00 p.m– “Katie: My Life with Martin Luther” – a Musical Event Celebrating the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, Lord of Life Lutheran Church, 17989 Chilicothe Road, Chagrin Falls

 

October 18

6:30 p.m. – Joint observance of 500th Anniversary of the Reformation with worship and presentation of “Declaration on the Way: Church, Ministry and Eucharist, St. Hilary Catholic Church, 2750 W. Market St, Fairlawn (next to Faith Lutheran Church)

7:00 p.m. – Impact of the Reformation on Faith and Civilization Walsh University series: Reform and Renewal in Islam, Imam Ramez Islambouli, Walsh University, 2020 E. Maple St, North Canton

 

October 22

6:00 p.m. – Synod-Wide Reformation Hymn Fest and Sing A-Long, Faith Lutheran Church, 2726 W. Market Street, Fairlawn

 

October 23

6:30 p.m. – viewing of “Martin Luther: The Idea That Changed the World”, Regal Willoughby Commons Stadium 16, 36655 Euclid Avenue, Willoughby

 

October 24 

7:30 p.m.- viewing of “Martin Luther: The Idea That Changed the World”Tinseltown, 7401 Market Street, Boardman

 

October 25

7:00 p.m. – Impact of the Reformation on Faith and Civilization Walsh University series: Voices of Grace: Musical Voices Shared Across Theological Boarders, Reverend Anissa Glaser-Bacon, Walsh University, 2020 E. Maple St, North Canton

 

October 29

3:00 p.m. – Reformation 500 Service and Oktoberfest Cook-out, hosted by Emmanuel, New Philadelphia with other area churches

6:00 p.m. – Common Commemoration Ecumenical Evening Prayer Service, St. Columba Cathedral, Youngstown (sponsored by the Lutheran-Catholic Covenant Commission)

7:00 p.m. – The 32nd Anniversary Festival Celebration of the Reformation and a Celebration of the 500th Anniversary of the Reformation, St Paul’s Lutheran Church, Union Ave. (St. Rte. 183), Alliance

 

November 8

7:00 p.m. – Impact of the Reformation on Faith and Civilization Walsh University series: The Impact of the Reformation on Art and Architecture, M. J. Albacete, 2020 E. Maple St, North Canton

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#synodhappenings – Tag your 500th Anniversary of the Reformation happenings on social media by using #synodhappenings

 

#wheresMartin – Help St Stephen Martyr, Canton send Martin Luther around the globe!

  1.  Print the picture of Martin Luther
  2. Travel with Martin and take a photo of him on your journey
  3. Share on social media. Tell where the photo was taken and tag it with #wheresMartin