Category: Ecclesiology and Ecclesial Life

Ecclesiology and Ecclesial Life filtered by type: Journal Articles

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "Lutheran Snobbery" Easter In The Cresset. 2007

Some reflections on growing up Lutheran and what an adult decision to remain Lutheran means.

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "Church Breaks Your Heart" Fall In Lutheran Forum. vol. 41, no. 3, 2007 : 3-5
"Peace, Peace, When There is No Peace" Spring In Lutheran Forum. vol. 41, no. 3, 2008 : 3-5

A reflection on the excising of military imagery from church, and reasons to maintain it.

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "The Epistle of Eutyche" Summer In Lutheran Forum. vol. 42, no. 2, 2008 : 3-5

A satire of typical arguments against the ordination of women, in the form of a supposed letter from one medieval abbess to another, responding to the fear that God went astray in conferring the apostolic office on men.

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "Speak the Truth in Love" Summer In Lutheran Forum. vol. 43, no. 2, 2009 : 2-5

Suggestions for responding to the sexuality study and ministry proposals to be voted on at the 2009 ELCA churchwide assembly.

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "Why Stay" Winter In Lutheran Forum. vol. 43, no. 4, 2009 : 3-8

Arguments in favor of staying within the ELCA while dissenting from the churchwide assembly vote in 2009.

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "Joyful Exchanges, Part I and Joyful Exchanges, Part II" Summer In Lutheran Forum. vol. 44, no. 2, 2010 : 2-6

An exegesis of Luther‘s use of the joyful exchange motif in The Freedom of a Christian, followed by the application of that motif to the practice of infant baptism, ethics, and ecumenism.

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "A Thousand Miles in the Footsteps of Martin Luther" In The Wall Street Journal. August 20 2010

Invitation to follow the author and her husband‘s re-enactment of Martin Luther‘s pilgrimage from Erfurt to Rome, 500 years after the fact.

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "Mildly Opposed to Infant Communion" Winter In Lutheran Forum. vol. 44, no. 4, 2010 : 2-5

Consideration of 10 arguments in favor of infant communion, and reasons why they fail to commend the practice to American Lutherans in the 21st century.

Sarah Hinlicky-Wilson "Tradition, Priesthood, and Personhood in the Trinitarian Theology of Elisabeth Behr-Sigel" Spring In Pro Ecclesia. vol. 19, no. 2, 2010 : 129-150

A detailed study of Orthodox arguments against the ordination of women in the past 50 years, matched with an account of the rebuttal offered by the 20th century French Orthodox theologian Elisabeth Behr-Sigel, concluding that patriarchy and radical feminism share the same flawed assumptions about gender.