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The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis

The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis is the Marbury E. Anderson Chair in Biblical Preaching at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, MN.

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The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis

Evangelical Lutheran Church in America

Luther Seminary, St. Paul, MN

 

The Rev. Karoline M. Lewis is the Marbury E. Anderson Chair in Biblical Preaching at Luther Seminary and she previously taught at Candler School of Theology, Columbia Theological Seminary, and Augsburg College.

Lewis is the author of SHE: Five Keys to Unlock the Power of Women in Ministry (including an accompanying facilitator guide, participant guide, and DVD) and John: Fortress Biblical Preaching Commentaries, as well as numerous articles for The Christian CenturyFeasting on the WordFeasting on the GospelsCurrents in Theology and MissionLutheran ForumWord & WorldAbingdon Preaching Annual, and Odyssey Network's ON Scripture. She was one of the 100 religious scholars in the United States to contribute to the Values and Voices Campaign (valuesandvoices.com).

Ordained in the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America, Lewis holds degrees from Northwestern University (B.A.), Luther Seminary (M.Div.), and Emory University (Ph.D., New Testament Studies and Homiletics). She has served as Treasurer of Academy of Homiletics and Regional Coordinator for the Upper Midwest Region of the Society of Biblical Literature.

Lewis is a regular preacher/presenter at the Festival of Homiletics and leads conferences, workshops, and retreats internationally on the Gospel of John, the New Testament, interpreting the Bible, preaching, leadership, and women in ministry. She is a contributing writer for Working Preacher, author of the site's Dear Working Preacher column, and co-host of the site's weekly podcast, Sermon Brainwave. Visit karolinelewis.com for resources on preaching and being a woman in ministry.

 

 


Latest Content by The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis

The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis

Karoline Lewis: Grace Upon Grace Love

John 12: 1-8

5th Sunday in Lent

April 07, 2019

The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis (ELCA)

 

What does love smell like?

Have you ever asked that question? A box of chocolates? A dozen fragrant roses? How about a house filled with the fragrance of a very expensive perfume? So much so that it lodges into every nook and cranny, infusing the floor boards with the scent, seeping into the curtains, the woodwork, the fabric of every couch and every chair.

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ON Scripture: The Bible™

ON Scripture: “Selective Salvation in a Fear-Filled World” (Luke 3:1-6) By Karoline Lewis

ON Scripture: The Bible

"Selective Salvation in a Fear-Filled World" (Luke 3:1-6)

By Karoline Lewis

"All flesh shall see the salvation of God" (Luke 3:1-6). Well, that depends.

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Rethinking Resolutions - The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis

The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis (ELCA)

The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis gives us some insight on resolutions and what you can do to make yours more fulfilling.
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August 22, 2012

ON Scripture: The Politics of Betrayal

The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis (ELCA)

Imagine being introduced for the first time, not by your name or what you have done, but in reference to what you will do.
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March 25, 2012

A Blip in the Plan

The Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis (ELCA)

For the final Sunday in Lent, the Rev. Dr. Karoline Lewis draws important insights from Jesus' teaching in John 12 about his coming death on the cross and what it means to our faith.