He is a leading figure in Lutheran ethics and social thought. A selection of his publications illustrates his interests: The Ethic of Democratic Capitalism: A Moral Reassessment; Ordinary Saints: An Introduction to the Christian Life; The Paradoxical Vision: A Public Theology for the Twenty-first Century; Seeing is Believing: Vision of Life Through Film. He is currently working on a study of higher education in Lutheran and other Christian denominations.
Dr. Benne's visit is supported in collaboration with the Center for Ethics and Public Life.
Tuesday, November 3, 7:00 p.m., CFL Recital Hall, Guest Lecture
Wednesday, November 4