Justus Geilhufe

AAEC Class of 2023 (Germany; Central European)

Justus Geilhufe
Phone: +49 176 76273692


Justus Geilhufe, special student between 2012 and 2013, serves as a vicar of the Lutheran Church in Saxony. He was born in 1990 in Dresden. After graduating the Lutheran Kreuzschule he worked for one year at L’Arche in France. To pursue his call to being a pastor he studied theology at Friedrich-Schiller-Universität Jena, Princeton Theological Seminary, Ludwig-Maximilians-Universität München and Universität Leipzig. Next to his diploma in theology, he also holds a B.A. in Philosophy and a certificate in Leadership from the Jesuit Munich School of Philosophy. While serving as an ordinand of the Lutheran Church of Saxony he earned a doctorate in Systematic Theology from the Georg-August-University Göttingen with a dissertation on the theology of Princeton’s Charles Hodge Professor of Systematic Theology Bruce McCormack. Justus is married and has one Son. 

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Associate Rector at Trinity Church, Princeton, New Jersey

Nancy Hagner, Class of 2013

“Preaching is one of the most important things we do as pastors. You get to challenge people’s minds and hearts, as the gospel challenges all of us.”