Rev. Peter W. Marty is senior pastor of St. Paul Lutheran Church, Davenport, IA, and publisher of The Christian Century magazine.


Peter Marty writes on a variety of topics through his bi-weekly column in The Christian Century, The Lutheran magazine, and numerous articles published in other journals. See a sampling of past articles below:



The Anatomy of Grace

“Combining lively prose and creative insight, Peter Marty probes the intricacies of daily human experience and invites readers to reconsider their faith lives with fresh eyes.”


Between his commitment to his congregation and The Christian Century, Peter has limited availability for speaking engagements, guest preaching, and consultation. Special inquiries may be directed to him here.


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