Faculty Blogs


Written by Dr. Dennis Bielfeldt

It was regular practice in the medieval university for faculty and students to engage in the art of disputation. This blog presupposes the corporate nature of the theological enterprise, supposing that theology, particularly Lutheran theology, can once again clarify its truth claims and provide rational justification for its positions.

Bible Study With Pastor Dan And Friends

Written by Dr. Dan Lioy


Professor Dan Lioy (PhD, North-West University) holds several faculty appointments. He is the Senior Research Manager at South African Theological Seminary (in South Africa). Also, he is a professor of biblical theology at the Institute of Lutheran Theology (in South Dakota). Moreover, he is a dissertation advisor in the Leadership and Global Perspectives DMIN program at Portland Seminary (part of George Fox University in Oregon). Finally, he is a professor in the School of Continuing Theological Studies at North-West University (in South Africa). Professor Lioy is active in local church ministry, being dual rostered with the Evangelical Church Alliance and the North American Lutheran Church. He is widely published, including a number of academic monographs, peer-reviewed journal articles, and church resource products.

On the Bible and Business

Written by Leon Miles

As an employee at the Institute of Lutheran Theology, I have many experiences each day. As a faculty member, I have experiences related to my students. As an administrator, I have experiences related to the business of running a school. This blog is a place for me to share these experiences.

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