We've moved to WordPress for hosting the ACP Center website. This site began back in 2004 as a free site hosted by Thrivent on LutheransOnLine.com. After Thrivent ended that free service, the site was hosted for awhile on a Microsoft SharePoint service that recently also ended hosting public websites. WordPress seems to be a very … Continue reading ACP Center Website Moved to WordPress
I hope to make a PDF copy of Piepkorn's The Conduct of the Service (1965) soon. It will be computer searchable and users will be able to copy, paste and edit selections in a word processor. It will be available on the CD of Volume 2 and on this website. Watch here for details. It can also be … Continue reading The CONDUCT OF THE SERVICE will be available soon
The editor of a newspaper (which will not be named here) who has repeatedly published false accusations against Arthur Carl Piepkorn has now admitted in an email to me that one claim he has repeatedly made about himself is not true.The claim is that he "took almost every course Piepkorn taught in both the graduate and undergraduate … Continue reading False Accusations Against ACP
KeatingReports@aol.com reports that according to an Amazon.com review by "Sam at Sem" in St. Louis, in Ray Keating's novel ,Warrior Monk: A Pastor Stephen Grant Novel, the last name of the president of the LCMS is "Piepkorn"! Here is the what KeatingReports quotes from the review: "Ray Keating has crafted a wonderful story. I love the writing … Continue reading Blessed Arthur Carl Piepkorn in a novel??
The Director was alloted five hours and 45 minutes for presentation over two days for what was to be only a five hour presentation on "An Introduction to Arthur Carl Piepkorn, with special reference to the Doctrines of the Sacred Ministry and of the Church" at the May 23-24, 2011, retreat of the California Chapter of the … Continue reading Presentation to California Chapter of the Society for the Holy Trinity (STS)
A free Glossary of foreign language terms in Volumes 1 and 2 is now available by email attachment from the Center Director. All foreign language in the text of Volume 2 and in key footnotes has been translated, but the editors of Volume 1 did not do this. So this Glossary can be very helpful. … Continue reading Glossary of Volumes 1 and 2
A PDF of my "Arthur Carl Piepkorn on the 'Schism of Authority' in Lutheranism," is now available from me for free by email attachment. Just use the CONTACT US page to request my Fort Wayne paper. (The ### is to foil web crawlers that look for email addresses.) I am releasing it since I just learned … Continue reading Schism of Authority Paper Available