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Seminary Receives Lilly Grant

Lilly Endowment Inc. has awarded more than $12.3 million for 51 theological schools across the United States as part of the second round of its Theological School Initiative to Address Economic Issues Facing Future Ministers. Concordia Seminary is a thankful … Continue reading 

Upcoming Admissions Events at Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host three visitation events for prospective students in the month of January. Shepherds of God’s Flock: January 9, 2014 Designed for those in college or older, this retreat will focus on the spiritual and personal … Continue reading 

Center for Hispanic Studies Announces Calls

The Center for Hispanic Studies (CHS) at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, announced the calls of pastoral and deaconess candidates during morning chapel on Thursday, Nov. 14.  CHS Pastoral Candidates  Jorge Mazariegos, Placement Pending Antonio Mercado, LINC, Houston, Texas Angel Morales, … Continue reading 

Seminary Recognizes Ordination Anniversaries

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, recognized significant ordination and commissioning anniversaries of 15 faculty, emeriti, and staff members at the end of chapel service on Dec. 4. Each was recognized individually and prayers of thanksgiving were offered for their service. A … Continue reading 

22nd Annual Schola Cantorum and Hymn Festival set for February

Concordia Seminary will offer its 22nd Annual Schola Cantorum: An Adult Choir Member Workshop and Hymn Festival, on Friday, Jan. 31 and Saturday, Feb. 1, 2014. The workshop will be held in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus … Continue reading 

Staff and Faculty Installed in New Positions

Two staff members and one faculty member were installed into new positions during morning chapel on Wednesday, Nov. 13. Dr. Andrew Bartelt, professor of exegetical theology, was installed as the initial holder of The Gustav and Sophie Butterbach Chair in … Continue reading 

Advent Lessons and Carols at Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will hold its annual Advent Lessons and Carols, “The Lord Will Come,” on Saturday, Dec. 14, 2013 at 2:00 p.m. in the Chapel of Eunice and Lois (undercroft chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus) on … Continue reading 

Bach at the Sem Concert on Dec. 1

Bach at the Sem, presented by Concordia Seminary and the American Kantorei, is in its 20th season with a full schedule of Sunday concerts: Oct. 20, Dec. 1, Feb. 16, and April 6. All concerts are at 3:00 p.m. in … Continue reading 

Summer and Fall Placements Announced

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis celebrated eight pastoral calls, four deaconess calls, and two vicarage assignments announced in summer or fall 2013 in chapel on Friday, Nov. 1.   Front row, from left: Dr. Glenn Nielsen, James Thomas, Glen Emery; back … Continue reading 

Pre-Lenten Workshop Offered at Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will offer a one day pre-Lenten workshop for pastors on Friday, Jan. 17, 2014 called “CrossWords: A Lenten Sermon Series on Jesus’ Words from the Cross.” The sermon series provides sermons and worship resources for the … Continue reading 

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