Monthly Archives: May 2012

Four Honored at Concordia Seminary’s Commencement

At Concordia Seminary’s Commencement Ceremony on May 18, 2012, four distinguished gentlemen were honored with awards. Mr. Laurence E. Lumpe (Christus Vivit award) Mr. Lumpe presently serves as executive director of the Concordia Historical Institute.  He served in the U.S. … Continue reading 

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Concordia Seminary Sponsors Faculty Book-Signing

Concordia Seminary honored faculty members who have recently written or contributed to published books on Tuesday, May 15. The following faculty have had books published in 2011-2012 academic year:   Perspectives on the Sabbath (B&H Academic) by Dr. Charles Arand   Testing … Continue reading 

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Faith and Writing Workshop Set for July

A workshop called “Faith and Writing” will take place on Concordia Seminary’s campus on July 24-26. This workshop explores and experiments with all kinds of creative writing — from starting a blog, to creating a sermon or devotion, to all … Continue reading 

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Care for Creation Center Receives Grant Funding

As part of its Creation Care Environmental Initiative, the Lutheran Community Foundation (LCF) recently awarded $60,000 to Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. This grant supports a project of Concordia Seminary’s nascent Center for the Care of Creation to partner with congregations … Continue reading 

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Concordia Journal Garners Awards

The Associated Church Press (ACP) announced the winners of the 2011 Best of the Christian Press Awards at its conference in Chicago, Ill., on May 2. Concordia Journal, Concordia Seminary’s quarterly theological publication, is an official member of ACP and … Continue reading 

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Concordia Seminary Hosts Carillon Recital Series

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce its 2012 summer carillon recital series. Guests are invited to bring lawn chairs, blankets, and picnics to enjoy in the main quad or on the Seminary grounds near Luther Statue. There will … Continue reading 

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‘Bach Bible’ Sent to Leipzig

On April 26, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, sent two volumes of the Calov Bible commentary from the library of Johann Sebastian Bach to Germany, their country of publication. They will be featured at the Bach-Museum in Leipzig from May through … Continue reading 

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150 Calls and Vicarages Issued, 4 Deaconess Internships Celebrated at Concordia Seminary

On May 1, calls to serve as pastors in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) were issued to 81 students at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, during a worship service in The Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. These students join … Continue reading 

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Nationwide Summer Workshops Offered Through Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary is pleased to announce its summer 2012 series of workshops for pastors, professional church workers, and interested laypersons. Eighteen workshops, covering a wide variety of subjects, are offered nationwide. The cost for each summer workshop is $135, which … Continue reading 

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Concordia Seminary Commencement Set for May 18

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, cordially invites the public to its Commencement exercises for the 2012 graduating class on Friday, May 18. The day will begin with a baccalaureate service at 10:00 a.m. in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. … Continue reading 

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