Rev. Larry  Beane II

Rev. Larry Beane II

Rev. Larry Beane is a Lutheran pastor (Missouri Synod) in the New Orleans area (Salem Lutheran Church, Gretna, Louisiana) and a teacher (Wittenberg Academy, online). He holds a Master of Divinity (Concordia Theological Seminary, 2004) and B.A. in History (Thomas Edison State University, 2000). Pastor Beane blogs at Father Hollywood (, is an editor for the journal Gottesdienst and an online editor for Gottesdiesnt Online ( He has been published at Lew Rockwell ( several times, and spoke at the Libertarian National Convention in 2016. He and his wife Grace have been married 22 years. They have an eleven-year old son, Leonidas, as well as several feline friends.