ELCA Presiding Bishop and LWF President Mark Hanson visits Jordan - elca
Mark Hanson, ELCA presiding bishop and Lutheran World Federation (LWF) president, signs a guestbook at a recently excavated site which is said to be the baptismal site of Jesus.  The site is located on the east side of the Jordan River at a recently excavated site which is said to be the baptismal site of Jesus.  Hanson visited the site Aug. 29 on his way to the LWF Council meeting Aug. 31-Sept. 6 in Bethlehem.

Mark Hanson, ELCA presiding bishop and Lutheran World Federation (LWF) president, signs a guestbook at a recently excavated site which is said to be the baptismal site of Jesus. The site is located on the east side of the Jordan River at a recently excavated site which is said to be the baptismal site of Jesus. Hanson visited the site Aug. 29 on his way to the LWF Council meeting Aug. 31-Sept. 6 in Bethlehem.