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Concordia Seminary Celebrates 175 Years

The invitation was “rain or shine,” and despite a day-long deluge, the show went on! Some 700 guests came to Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Friday, Oct. 10, to celebrate its milestone 175th anniversary. The full-day event opened with a celebratory … Continue reading 

Christian Islamic scholar’s lecture on the end times views of ISIS/ISIL will be streamed live

The Ethnic Immigrant Institute of Theology (EIIT) at Concordia Seminary is hosting a lecture Oct. 23 by Timothy Furnish, a Christian scholar of Islamic history, entitled “Fighting for the End of the (Christian) World.” Furnish will discuss how Islamic history … Continue reading 

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Bach at the Sem Begins its 22nd Season

Bach at the Sem enters its 22nd season with a full schedule of Sunday concerts: Oct. 19, Dec. 14, March 15, and May 17. Bach at the Sem is sponsored by Concordia Seminary and features the American Kantorei. All concerts … Continue reading 

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131 New Students Welcomed at Opening Service

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, began its 176th academic year on Friday, Sept. 5 at 10:00 a.m. with a worship service in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. Dr. Dale A. Meyer, president of Concordia Seminary, served as preacher. … Continue reading 

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Concordia Seminary in St. Louis to Celebrate 175 Years with Anniversary Event

Concordia Seminary is celebrating its 175th Anniversary on October 10, 2014, with a birthday event on campus. Beginning at 1 p.m. there will be food, beverages, live entertainment, special lectures and exhibits, campus tours, and fun for the whole family. … Continue reading 

Bach at the Sem Announces New Music Director

Bach at the Sem at Concordia Seminary begins its 22nd season with a new music director. Dr. Maurice Boyer, who guest conducted the February 2014 Bach at the Sem concert, has been appointed to serve as music director for the … Continue reading 

Gospel of Mark Goes on Tour in September

For several decades, scholars have increasingly placed the Gospel of Mark in an oral context, believing it to be a written document intended to be read aloud to a gathered audience. This presentation of the text of Mark’s Gospel reenacts … Continue reading 

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175th Anniversary of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

Save the date! Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will celebrate its 175th anniversary on Friday, October 10, 2014. The event will kick off with a special chapel service, and there will be food, beverages, live entertainment, special lectures and exhibits, campus … Continue reading 

The 25th Annual Theological Symposium Scheduled for This Fall

The 2014 Theological Symposium is scheduled for September 23-24 on the Concordia Seminary campus. This year’s event is entitled, “Faithful Witness to God’s Story in the World Around Us: Bringing a Unique Perspective to Common Human Experiences.” The main presenters … Continue reading 

New Scholarship Opportunity for Incoming Concordia Seminary Students

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is offering a new scholarship opportunity for incoming students who graduated from the colleges and universities of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. This new Presidential Scholarship is a program designed to assist graduates from the Seminary’s partner … Continue reading