Please consider submitting a paper proposal for the Journal of Lutheran Ethics. For our submission guidelines, click here.
Summer Book Review Issue
Please submit the title and a short description of a book you would like to review.
Please send proposals for reviews to Jennifer.Hockenbery@elca.org.
“Gender Identity, Gender Expression, and Sexuality”
Please consider contributing essays on the ethical dimensions of
*dealing with a culture of misogyny
*the church’s role in fostering a culture of inclusivity
*queer theory’s role for the church
*other issues on this topic.
Proposals due June 1, 2022 to Jennifer.Hockenbery@elca.org
“What does it mean to do church in 2022? What might it mean in the future?”
We are looking for constructive essays that inspire innovation and holy imagination on
* how to finance the church and its leaders ethically and sustainably
* best uses of technology
* creative and ethical staffing solutions
* what it means to be a “member” of a church body or a parish
Proposals due July 1, 2022 to Jennifer.Hockenbery@elca.org
“No Room at the Inn: An examination of homelessness in the United States and ethical responses.”
Proposals due September 1, 2022 to Jennifer.Hockenbery@elca.org
Upcoming Issue Ideas for 2023:
The Ethics of Interfaith Conversations
The Ethics of Climate Change
Issues of Domestic Abuse/ Intimate Partner Abuse and Child abuse
Issues of Aging