Martin Luther was eight years old when Christopher Columbus set sail from Europe and landed in the Western Hemisphere. Luther was a young monk and priest when Michaelangelo was painting the Sistine Chapel in Rome...
Assignment completes candidacy for all people, including those ordained in another Lutheran church or Christian tradition, moving them toward first call and admittance to the appropriate roster in the ELCA...
Victor Thasiah has resigned his position with
Journal of Lutheran Ethics. In the fall, he will begin teaching Christian ethics in the department of religion at
California Lutheran University. He would like to offer these words of farewell and thanks:
Farewell readers and contributors! Thanks to Roger Willer, Senior Director for Studies, simply the greatest colleague in all creation. Thanks to Michael Shahan,
JLE's excellent book review editor. Thanks to David Scott, the best publishing partner one could ask for. Thanks to Kaari Reierson,
JLE's founding editor, friend and ongoing inspiration. Thanks to John Stumme,
JLE's beloved mentor. Thanks to Libbi Williams,
JLE's summer intern, dreaming up new possibilities with me for the journal. And finally, thank you subscribers and readers; it's been a great honor and pleasure hosting
Journal of Lutheran Ethics with Kaari over the past three years.
Victor Thasiah is the editor of Journal of Lutheran Ethics.
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