The 2021 St. Michael Liturgical Conference is scheduled for Monday, September 27. Plans are currently underway for the Conference, but we are delighted to announce that our Keynote Presenter this year will be the Rev. Dr. Burnell Eckardt.
Father Eckardt is Pastor of St. Paul’s Evangelical-Lutheran Church of Kewanee, Illinois. He received the Ph.D. from Marquette University and the S.T.M. from Concordia Theological Seminary. Fr. Eckardt is the General Editor of Gottesdienst: The Journal of the Lutheran Liturgy, and author of Every Day Will I Bless Thee: Meditations for the Daily Office; The New Testament in His Blood: A Study of the Holy Liturgy of the Christian Church; The Lutheran Propers, and Leave It Alone. You’ll Break It: Liturgical Observations.
Fr. Eckardt will be presenting a paper entitled “Preaching & the Word of God: The Sermon as a Sacramental Attribute of the New Testament”.
Watch this space for updates as they are available, and mark your calendar now to join us on Monday, September 27, 2021!