Welcome to the Lutheran Alliance for Faith,
Science and Technology
The Lutheran Alliance for Faith, Science, and Technology is dedicated to expanding awareness and promoting conversation about the implications of science and technology for Christian faith and life.
Since 1991, the Alliance has been an independent Lutheran organization recognized by the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA). The membership includes scientists, science teachers, rostered leaders (clergy and lay), and other interested lay people.
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Latest Articles from Covalence, the Online Magazine of the Lutheran Alliance for Faith, Science and Technology
Photo by N. Manginas via The Echumenical Patriarchate As the song goes, so it is in today’s world. But that doesn’t mean theologians, seminarians and churchwide organizations are not up to the task of "greening" how they do what they do in the faith community. In...read more
Monument to Nicolaus Copernicus in Turun, Poland. Photo by Jason Riedy, [CC BY-NC 2.0] via Flickr This spring (May 24) the church once again honored the memories of Nicolaus Copernicus and Leonhard Euler. That may provoke readers to wonder several things, such...read more
The ELCA is one of many denominations that has partnered with a group called Blessed Tomorrow in issuing a definitive guide for action on climate change. A new guidebook called "Moving Forward" provides information and resources to reduce energy use, to build...read more
Photo by Bernard Hermant on Unsplash A newly released global survey from the Wellcome Trust found that, among individuals with a religious affiliation, more than half — specifically, 55% — would say there is a disagreement between science and their religion. The...read more
Credit: N. Manginas via The Echumenical Patriarchate Ecumenical Patriarch Bartholomew of the Eastern Orthodox Church welcomed more than 50 delegates from all over the world, including representatives from the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, to discuss...read more
Photo collage by Sergio Barreto; photos by Matthew Feeney and Lance Anderson on Unsplah It may have been a chance encounter between neighbors that sparked the creation of the Ecumenical Roundtable on Science, Technology and the Church. Lutheran Church in America...read more