Five Views of Children: 03 Lutheran View of Children
A talk from: Infants and Children in the Church (Five Views) - a conference held at the New Orleans Baptist Theological Seminary (Southern Baptist) (4/27/2015) on the topic of Infants and Children in the Church, featuring Five Views: Eastern Orthodox, Roman Catholic, Lutheran, Reformed, and Baptist.
Each of the five major Christian views will addressed four questions:
How are infants and children impacted by sin?
How does God treat people who die in their infancy or childhood?
When and how are children considered members of the church?
When and how are children instructed in Christian doctrine?
8:55 Introductions – Dr. Harwood
9:00 Presentation of Eastern Orthodox view, Q&A
10:00 Presentation of Roman Catholic view, Q&A
11:00 Presentation of Lutheran view, Q&A
1:00 Presentation of Presbyterian view, Q&A
2:00 Presentation of Baptist view, Q&A
3:00 Panel Discussion – Dr. Lawson
4:00 Presentation on Children’s Ideas of God – Dr. Peavey
David Scaer (Th.D., Concordia Seminary) is Professor of Systematic Theology and New Testament and Editor of Concordia Theological Quarterly at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Among other works, he is the author of Infant Baptism in Nineteenth Century Lutheran Theology (Concordia, 2011) and contributed to Understanding Four Views on... read more