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
Where can you find more info and free resources for your youth group, confirmation class and/or Sunday School classes? The Lutheran Alliance for Faith, Science and Technology’s resources page may be a good start, but here we have compiled a brief list of some things...read more
I tried an experiment with some friends a while back. I asked them to name some fellow worshippers. They all started naming people in our congregation. A few added friends who had moved away and family members. But all limited worshippers to human beings. Then I asked...read more
Climate scientist Katharine Hayhoe will be speaking at the Goshen College Religion and Science Conference in 2019, organizers say. Hayhoe is a professor in the public administration program at Texas Tech University and director of the Climate Science Center at Texas...read more
The AAAS Dialogue on Science, Ethics and Religon (DoSER) announced six institutional partnerships across the U.S. as part of a new project — “Engaging Scientists in the Science and Religion Dialogue.” The partnerships are with Stanford University, Texas State...read more
Vítor Westhelle, professor of systematic theology at the Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago, died on May 13 after living with cancer since early 2017. The LSTC community gathered to honor Westhelle on May 14 and 15 at prayer services that was followed by a...read more
Young people and adults who stop by the Lutheran Alliance for Faith, Science and Technology (LAFST) booth at the ELCA 2018 Youth Gathering in Houston (June 27-July 1) will have a variety of interactive activities available for engagement with science and conversations...read more