Past Events

The Augustana Valedictory

Trinity Lutheran Church
Lansdale, PA
June 24-26, 2016

Valedictory Schedule

Event Poster (suitable for printing)

Valdedictory Slide Presentation

Augustana History from Augustana Heritage on Vimeo.
by Sonya Lindquist

Presentations at the AHA Valedictory Celebration, Trinity Lutheran Church, Lansdale, Pennsylvania, June 24-26, 2016

2014: AHA Festival
"Prairie Roots, Global Impact"

June 13 to 15
Midland University
Fremont, NE

An opportunity to celebrate the heritage and contributions of the four Augustana-founded agencies and institutions in Nebraska: Luther Junior College & Academy in Wahoo, Bethphage Mission in Axtell, and the Immanuel Deaconess Institute and Hospital in Omaha.

Presentations at the AHA Festival at Midland University, Fremont, Nebraska, June 13-15, 2014

2012: Living the Legacy
Augustana Heritage Association Gathering VIII

June 21-24, 2012
Gustavus Adolphus College

The Augustana Heritage Association Gathering VIII was held at Gustavus Adolphus College in St. Peter, Minnesota, from June 21-24, 2012.

Presentations from Gathering VIII

2010: Ecclesia Plantanda
The Augustana Heritage Gathering VII

Augustana College, Rock Island, Illinois

AHA Gathering Midsummer CelebrationThe Augustana Heritage Gathering VII held in Rock Island, Illinois, June 10-13, 2010, offered special opportunities to remember the beginnings of the historic Augustana Synod and its institutions, during the 2010 Sesquicentennial year of its founding in 1860.

Symposia and lectures told the many stories of Augustana ministries, with special emphasis on the role of women, and foreign ministries. Topics include the Americanization of the Augustana Synod, founder Lars Paul Esbjörn´s continued contacts with, and interest in, the Augustana Synod after returning to Sweden, Augustana hymnody, and the impact of Augustana traditions on contemporary church life and ministry.

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