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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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Winter Lay Bible Institute 2014

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host its winter 2014 Lay Bible Institute from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday evenings, Jan. 8, 15, 29, and Feb. 5 in Sieck Hall 202 on the Seminary campus. Praise to Thee Who … Continue reading 

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Making Abortion Unthinkable

The Concordia Seminary Life Team will offer a workshop titled “Making Abortion Unthinkable” on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2014, to be held in Sieck Hall 202 on the Seminary campus. Registration begins at 8:30 a.m., the program begins at 9:00 a.m., … Continue reading 

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Multi-Ethnic Symposium to be held in January

Concordia Seminary will host the Multi-Ethnic Symposium on Jan. 27-28, 2014. This year’s theme focuses on ethnic communities as “Communities of Hope.” In this symposium, we will explore how ethnic communities confess that hope through diverse cultural expressions, as we … Continue reading 

EIIT and DIT Students Receive Calls, Vicarage Assignments

Four students in the Ethnic Immigrant Institute of Theology (EIIT) program received call or vicarage assignments, and two Deaf Institute of Theology (DIT) deaconess candidates received their calls during morning chapel on Friday, Oct. 25 at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. … Continue reading 

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SMP Students Receive Calls

Thirteen students in the Specific Ministry Pastor Program (SMP) received their first calls during morning chapel on Friday, Oct. 11, at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. One call is still pending.   Brock Cain, The Lutheran Church of the Pines, Waveland, … Continue reading 

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