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Exploring Church Careers Event 2001 Announced

The next Exploring Church Careers Event (ECCE) will take place Aug. 4-7, 2001 on the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, campus. The four-day retreat is designed to inform and encourage high school youth with respect to church work careers. It will include Bible study, presentations by recognized leaders in youth ministry and on-site visitation opportunities with […]

Registration Still Possible for Shepherds of God's Flock Retreat

The third annual “Shepherds of God’s Flock” retreat for prospective Seminary students and their guests to be held Jan. 4-6, 2001 on the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis campus has received an overwhelming response. More than 50 have registered thus far, including more than 33 prospective students from all parts of the country. As a result, […]

Concordia Seminary Recognizes Ordination Anniversaries

On Dec. 13, 12 faculty and staff members at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, were recognized for having reached significant anniversaries of their ordination dates. During the Seminary’s morning chapel service, each was recognized, and prayers of thanksgiving for their service were offered. A special reception also was held in Wartburg Hall following the chapel service […]

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis Offers Institute on the Ministry

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host the Institute on the Ministry 2001 Thursday, March 8, through Saturday, March 10, on the Seminary campus. All prospective Seminary students, college age or older, and their guests are invited to attend this structured visitation opportunity designed to give participants a greater familiarity with the Concordia Seminary community and […]

Seminary Professor Authors Book Illuminating Luther's Catechisms

Dr. Charles P. Arand, associate professor of systematic theology at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, and chairman of the Seminary’s department of systematic theology has authored a new book titled “That I May Be His Own:An Overview of Luther’s Catechisms.” It provides an historical and theological overview of Martin Luther’s Small and Large Catechisms. In addition […]

Seminary Professor Authors Book Analyzing Christ's Second Coming in Matthew

Dr. Jeffrey A. Gibbs, associate professor of exegetical theology at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, has authored a new book, “Jerusalem and Parousia: Jesus’ Eschatological Discourse in Matthew’s Gospel.” The book is a slightly revised version of Gibb’s doctoral dissertation, completed in 1995 at Union Theological Seminary in Virginia, under the guidance of Dr. Jack Dean […]

Seminary to Host Lay Bible Institute

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host its winter Lay Bible Institute with a focus on cultural conflict. Dr. David Adams, associate professor of exegetical theology and director of education technology, will present “The Church in the World: Christians in the 21st Century Culture Wars.” Four sessions will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. […]

Concordia Seminary Adopts Campus Master Plan

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis has adopted a visionary campus master plan which is designed to ensure that the Seminary will continue to provide the best possible environment for the formation of future pastors. It involves new construction and significant improvements to existing campus facilities over the next 15 years. The process which produced the campus […]

Concordia Seminary To Host Mission Fest 2001

Concordia Seminary Students in Mission and the Institute for Mission Studies will host Mission Fest 2001 on Jan. 5-6, 2001. The Mission Fest theme is “Light to the Nations.” The event will feature guest speakers and more than two dozen booths representing various mission organizations. Youth activities for children of all ages will be available. […]

Concordia Seminary Dedicates Remodeled Re-Sell-It Shop

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce the grand re-opening of its Re-Sell-It Shop, a service that has provided low-cost clothing and household items to Seminary students and their families for nearly a quarter of a century. The store was closed for nearly three months this summer while a construction crew performed extensive renovations […]

Concordia Seminary to Hold Special Reformation Service

Concordia Seminary is pleased to offer a special worship service in observance of the Reformation at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, October 29, in The Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus on the Seminary campus. The Reverend Paul Robinson, Assistant Professor of Historical Theology, will be the preacher. Hymns and choral offerings emphasizing the major […]