Concordia Lutheran Seminary


Richard A. Beinert, B.A. (Hon), B.C.S, M.Div., M.A., Ph.D., adjunct (Historical Theology)

University of Alberta, Edmonton AB (B.A.(Hon) 1992); Canadian Lutheran Bible Institute, Camrose AB (B.C.S. 1994); Concordia Lutheran Seminary, Edmonton AB (M.Div. 1996; Th.Dipl. 1998); Memorial University of Newfoundland, St. John's NL (M.A. 2003); University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB (Ph.D. 2013); Pastor, Redeemer Lutheran Church, Westbank BC (1998-2005); Associate pastor, Saint James Lutheran Church, Winnipeg MB (2006-2009) Pastor, Immanuel Lutheran Church, Winnipeg MB (since 2009); adjunct professor, Concordia Lutheran Seminary, Edmonton AB (since 2004); sessional instructor, University of Manitoba, Winnipeg MB (2007-2009); sessional instructor, St. John's College, Winnipeg MB (2007-2009).  

Courses taught:

H-130 Lutheran Reformation; H-231 Early Christianity; H-280 Lutheran Church in Canada  

Research interests:


Spirituality & Spiritual Formation in the Medieval and Reformation Periods

Theology & Theory of Conversion

Interactions between Religion and Culture

Contemporary Trends in Popular Piety

Deaf Ministry