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The ANDREW CHIU MEMORIAL

NEW TESTAMENT THEOLOGICAL CONFERENCE

On 28th April (Fri) 2017 the ANDREW CHIU MEMORIAL NEW TESTAMENT THEOLOGICAL CONFERENCE titled "Holiness Unbound: Martin Luther's (Re)discovery of Scriptural Sanctus and Its Significance for the 21st-century Church" was launched by the Pastoral Conference of the Lutheran Church Hong Kong Synod (LCHKS) and Concordia Theological Seminary (CTS).
The lecturer was Rev. Dr. John TRINKLEIN [B.B.A. (Hofstra University), M.A. (Simon Greenleaf School of Law), M. Div. & Ph. D. (Concordia Seminary, St. Louis)] who serves with the LCMS Office of International Mission, teaching at Luther Theological University and Luther Seminary in Seoul, South Korea. The respondent was Rev. Sam L. S. YEUNG (M. Div. & M. Th. [Lutheran Theological Seminary /LTS/, Hong Kong], CTS professor and Director of LCHKS Literature Department who is pursuing a Th. D. at LTS.
The conference was inaugurated by Rev. Dr. Allan YUNG, LCHKS President, who delivered an address, emphasising the importance of the idea of holy life for the future development of Lutheran churches. Rev. Paul Y. S. CHAN, Chairman of the Seminary Board of Control, said the final benediction and presented gifts both to the lecturer and to the respondent.
The audience of conference can be estimated at 50 persons including numerous ministers, teachers, seminary students and other eminent guests. The conference was also attended by Rev. Arthur RICKMAN, Director of Greater China Area (LCMS OIM); Rev. Carl HANSON, missionary (LCMS OIM) and CTS adjunct faculty; Rev. Peter KOLB, LCMS OIM Chaplain for Asia; Rev. Roy ASKINS, LCMS OIM Director of Communication for Asia; and Rev. Joel SCHEIWE (LCMS), senior pastor of Church of All Nations in Repulse Bay (Hong Kong) and CTS adjunct faculty.

Rev. Dr. Allan YUNG, LCHKS President, Opening the Conference

Ms. Mary CHIU Leading the Prayer

Rev. Ka Kin LAM Leading the Singing

Principal John CHAN Reading the Scripture

Rev. Dr. Stephen IP, CTS President, Introducing the Lecturer, Ms. Libby CHAN Interpreting

Rev. Dr. Hans TRINKLEIN Lecturing, Dr. Felix TONG Interpreting

Rev. Dr. Hans TRINKLEIN Lecturing, Dr. Felix TONG Interpreting

Rev. Sam YEUNG Responding, Ms. LAU Ka Yee Interpreting

Rev. Paul CHAN, Chairman of the Seminary Board of Control, Presents a Gift to the Lecturer

Rev. Paul CHAN, Chairman of the Seminary Board of Control, Presents a Gift to the Respondent

Group Photo

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