Internationale Martin Luther Stiftung

The daily Luther

25th July

And Isaac spake unto Abraham his father, and said, My father: and he said, Here am I, my son. And he said, Behold the fire and the wood: but where is the lamb for a burnt offering? And Abraham said, My son, God will provide himself a lamb for a burnt offering: (...).

Interpretation of Martin Luther ...

chairman and executive officer of the executive board

Dr. Thomas A. Seidel (born 1958)

Trained as an electrician. Studied theology at the theological seminary (Kirchliche Hochschule), Leipzig, doctorate in church history 2001.

1986 - 1996   Vicar/Pastor in the parish of Ollendorf b. Weimar
1990   C.E.O. of the board of trustees of Schloss Ettersburg near Weimar
1994   principal lecturer for politics and history and from 1996 to 2004 manager of the Evangelical Academy Thuringia
1999   chairman of the Society for Thuringian Church History, chairman of the "Chamber for Work and Business of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in Thuringia" and member of the advisory board of the "Foundation for the Re-assessment of the East German dictatorship" in Berlin
2005   church councillor (from 2010 Senior Church Councilor) and representative of the Evangelical Churches to the State Parliament and Government of Thuringia, author and publisher of numerous publications on church history and church current affairs as well as on theological and political topics
since 2014   chairman of the Board of the Christian Collegiate Foundation (SCC)
2010 - 2018   representative of the Thuringian State Government for the preparation of the Reformation Jubilee "Luther 2017"
since november
  head of deacon training at the Eisenach Deacon Training Institute Johannes Falk (dbi)
(Co-)Managing Director Neues Kloster Ichtershausen GmbH und Co KG
since 2019   chairman of the Board of Bonhoeffer-Haus e.V. and Head (Grand Commander) of the Ev. Brotherhood of St. George Order (StGO)