Jonathan Edwards Center

Jonathan Edwards (1703 – 1758) was an American revivalist preacher, theologian and philosopher, and shaped evangelicalism in the US and worldwide. His works are enjoying a renewed popularity among theological scholars today. In 2009, EST signed an agreement with the Jonathan Edwards Center of Yale University in the US, which allows the EST library to host the Jonathan Edwards Center for Poland. In 2011, EST hosted an international conference on Jonathan Edwards.

The EST library is working on developing a collection of Edwards’s works and secondary literature about him. As part of the EST publication Theologica Wratislaviensia there are a series of monographs includes a volume entitled, Jonathan Edwards. Selected Writings, which is a Polish translation of an anthology of texts and writings by Edwards, representative of his diverse literary work. This selection of his writings is a precedent on Polish soil.

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VII Festival of Protestant Culture „500 Years of Reformation” – Summary

The VII Festival of Protestant Culture – „500 Years of Reformation”, was held in Wroclaw, Poland from May 7-14, 2017. Throughout the week in many places of Wroclaw there were a number of events relating to Protestant heritage, past, present and future. Thousands of people came to these events which were also widely reported in the media.

Reformation 500 Years – Jubilee Worship

On Sunday, May 14, 2017, there was a Jubilee service of the 500 years of the Reformation in the Church of St. Mary Magdalena in Wroclaw. It is the same church where Pastor Johann Hess gave the first Protestant sermon in Wrocław in 1523. Thanks to the hospitality of the parish priest Peter Mikołajczak, Lutherans […]

„Solus Christus” – Lutheran Songs at the National Forum of Music

This concert was very unique. In the evening of May 13, the hall of the National Forum of Music was filled to capacity as the audience listened to 90 minutes of songs about the Savior, Grace and Faithfulness of the Gospel. Also thanks to the Śląsk Song and Dance Ensemble (one of the largest Polish […]

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