Word and Work: Jesus at the Movies

In this episode of Word and Work: An Intersection, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis President Dr. Dale A. Meyer chats with Rev. David Lewis, assistant professor of Exegetical Theology, about a four-week Lay Bible Institute he led on campus in October 2018, “The Bible, Theology and Christ-Figures in Film.” The two men discuss how the American cinema has long “borrowed” narratives and themes from the Bible and Christian theology, often to tell its own unique stories. They also explore how Christians should approach and interpret such films, which can be used to share the Gospel.

Learn more about the Seminary’s Lay Bible Institutes at www.csl.edu/lbi.

You can download the episode in video (mp4) or audio (mp3) format at the Word and Work Scholar page.

Word and Work: An Intersection is a video and audio program providing a behind-the-scenes look at ministry where everyday life and God’s Word meet. It is broadcast on KFUO Radio every Thursday at 2:00 pm CT.

Related posts

The Future of Theological Education

The Future of Theological Education


The Future of Theological Education

Dale Meyer talks with Daniel Aleshire about the future of seminaries, pastoral formation, and continuing education.

Call Day: An Inside Look

Call Day: An Inside Look


Call Day: An Inside Look

Glenn Nielsen talks about the call process, and two concluding students share their thoughts on the eve of Call Day.

“From Generation to Generation”

"From Generation to Generation"


"From Generation to Generation"

Dale Meyer talks with one of his own "heroes" of the faith and a mentor in ministry, Osmar Lehenbauer.

Leave a comment