Throughout 2015-17, the ELCIC will hold and participate in events, and offer ways of getting involved in commemorating the 500th anniversary of the Reformation.
There are many possibilities for you and your congregation to get involved. Consider how you can connect, contribution and participate in events leading up to the 500th anniversary of the Lutheran Reformation.
If you and your congregation are planning a Reformation commemoration event, please let us know.
July 24-26, 2016: Anglican Lutheran Worship Conference will gather together under the theme Formation & Reformation
August 17-21, 2016: Canadian Lutheran Anglican Youth (CLAY) gathering will gather together under the theme Not for Sale
October 31, 2016: Reformation Sunday, joint Lutheran-Catholic Ecumenical Commemoration in Lund, Sweden
Jan 2017: Study resource prepared by Canadian Lutheran-Catholic working group
Jan 18-25: Week of Prayer for Christian Unity, written by Council of Churches in Germany this year's theme is on reconciliation and the context is the Reformation anniversary
May 10-17, 2017: The Lutheran World Federation 12th Assembly
July 6-8, 2017: ELCIC National Convention will gather together under the theme Liberated by God's Grace
October 31, 2017: Joint Lutheran-Catholic Ecumenical commemorations across Canada