The Seminary held the annual Schaff Lectures in March 2013. Keynote speaker the Rev. Dr. Craig R. Koester, professor of New Testament at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minn., offered three lectures on the topic “The Apocalypse, Archaeology, and the Dead Sea Scrolls.”

“From Patmos to Laodicea: The Crisis of the Ordinary in Revelation 1-3”  

“The Beast and Babylon: The Political and Economic World of Revelation 13-18” 


“New Jerusalem: God’s City and Ancient Cities in Revelation 21-22”