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Creative Action for a Reformation 500 Club Commitment

The Sunday School at Grace Lutheran Church in Fargo, North Dakota set a year-long goal of raising at least $500 for The Wittenberg Project, and a courageous young man named Jacob stepped up to offer himself for a ‘tonsure’ haircut if they did.  A tonsure is the famous clipping of the scalp by monks, including Martin […]

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Old Latin School photos: May 2015

The International Lutheran Center at the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany, was officially dedicated on May 3, and the renovated building is displayed with these photos taken later in May.

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Construction Photos: April 15

Work continued April 15 at the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany, including installing bookcases in the bookstore.

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April Construction Updates

Although weekly construction meetings ended in late March, work continues at the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany. It’s not always as dramatic as some weeks, but details are being finalized. The cabinets, appliances, and other accoutrements were recently delivered.

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March Construction Updates

It was a busy week at the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany, ending with two Bauabnahme — the final inspections in various areas.

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Construction Photos: February 18-19

Tiling was nearly completed for where the baptismal font will be located in the back of the chapel at the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany, during construction work Feb. 18-19.

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Resolution 1-07B Status Update: Quincentennial celebration of the Lutheran Reformation

At its 2013 convention, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod adopted Resolution 1-07B encouraging congregations and individuals to support The Wittenberg Project with prayer and financial resources.

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Construction Photos: February 12-13

Glass was installed in the frames for the bookstore and foyer walls at the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany, on Feb. 12-13, and the elevator floor was tiled to match the Erdgeschoss hallway and foyer.

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February Construction Updates

Bathrooms for the dorm rooms at the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany, are taking shape by way of tiles and showers. The elevators are coming along, and progress is being made on ground floor and second floor doors.

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KFUO Audio: Rev. David Bueltmann and Bob Claus provide Wittenberg Project update

The Rev. David Bueltmann and Bob Claus give an update on The Wittenberg Project during an interview with KFUO’s Andy Bates.

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Late January Construction Updates

The elevator is now being installed in the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany. Photos show the elevator base and other components that were stacked in the bookstore area and workers who were at the top and bottom of the elevator shaft.

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Early January Construction Updates

Inside the Old Latin School in Wittenberg, Germany, a new floor has been poured and metal framing is in place, ready for glass walls to be installed.

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