Rev. Dr. Philip Ruge-Jones

Phil is a scholar, storyteller, speaker, and Associate Pastor of Grace Lutheran Church in Eau Claire, WI. He taught at Texas Lutheran University for eighteen years as a professor of theology, winning awards for excellence in teaching. His primary research interest revolves around performing large sections of Scriptures by heart. He has performed the Gospel of Mark in the United States, Latin America, and Europe. He is the author of The Word of the Cross in a World of Glory and coeditor of a volume entitled, The Bible in Ancient and Modern Media.


Enchanting Rhine Cruise 2021 with Guest Speaker Rev. Dr. Phil Ruge-Jones featuring EO Exclusive Excursions to Reformation Sites

October 20-28, 2021 – Medieval homes and town halls are a striking backdrop to trendy and ultra-modern metropolitan centers. Timeless traditions remain intact in cities and villages alike along the... View Tour