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Fritzsche Oration

The Fritzsche Oration is an initiative of Lutheran Archives and ALC.

The oration highlights the contribution of theologians of the Church to the history of Australian Lutheranism. In the early 1840s Gotthard Fritzsche opened a small college in Lobethal SA to provide theological education for pastors and teachers, inspiring generations of theological training in Australia.

2018 Fritzsche Oration

Dr Peter Lockwood presented the 2018 oration entitled 'A small cog in a large wheel: the FRM's bush courses in Central Australia in the context of the preparation and support of indigenous church workers'.