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Concordia Seminary Offers Epiphany Celebration

Concordia Seminary invites the St. Louis community to its annual Epiphany Celebration on Sunday, Jan. 13, 2002 at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. Participating in the celebration will be several vocal and instrumental groups from the Concordia Seminary community, including the Concordia Seminary Chorus, Pro Musica Sacra, Brass Choir […]

Concordia Seminary Offers Institute on the Ministry

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, invites prospective students and their guests to its 2002 Institute on the Ministry. The Institute will take place Thursday, March 7, through Saturday, March 9, on the Seminary campus. All prospective students, college age or older, and their guests are invited to attend this event designed to give them greater familiarity […]

Concordia Seminary Recognizes Ordination Anniversaries

On Wednesday, Dec. 12, the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis community recognized 13 of its faculty members who 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 following the chapel service to allow individuals […]

Concordia Seminary Chorus Begins Advent Tour

The Concordia Seminary Chorus, St. Louis, Missouri, under the direction of Rev. Henry V. Gerike, begins its 2001 Advent Tour today. The tour will include a service of congregational hymns, readings and settings of psalms and spiritual songs for the season of Advent at the following congregations and times: December 12, 2001 at 7:15 p.m. […]

Seminary Provides Morgenthaler Presentation Online

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis is pleased to make available on its Web site the audio recording of a recent presentation by Dr. Shirley K. Morgenthaler on the Seminary campus. The presentation, “Nurturing the Faith and Worship Life of Young Children in the Parish,” took place on Dec. 5, 2001 during the Seminary’s convocation hour. Morgenthaler […]

New Doctor of Ministry Degree Offered in Missional Leadership

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, announced its new Doctor of Ministry (D. Min.) program called “Missional Leadership Concentration.” The new professional doctorate degree program will address the increasing complexity of mission work in North America by equipping pastors for a higher level of competence in the pastoral ministry. “The United States is now recognized as one […]

Public Invited to Concordia Seminary Special Events

The next two weeks will contain three opportunities for those within a reasonable drive of the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis campus to partake in special activities. “It is going to be an exciting two weeks and we are pleased to invite the public to these special activities on our campus,” commented Rev. Glen Thomas, vice […]

Concordia Seminary Announces Lay Bible Institute

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host its winter Lay Bible Institute with a focus on the Christian’s response to war and terrorism. “The Christian, Patriotism, and War” will be presented by Prof. David W. Wollenburg. Three sessions will be held from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday evenings, Jan. 23, 30, and Feb. 6, […]

Second ProfTalk Internet Resource Is Available

The second Internet discussion of contemporary issues featuring Concordia Seminary, St. Louis professors, “ProfTalk,” is now available for listening online or free download through the Concordia Seminary Web site ( This 38-minute session, titled, “Should the Lutheran Church Have a Voice in the Public Square?”, features professors Charles Arand, Paul Robinson, Timothy Saleska, James Voelz […]

Historic Opportunity for Concordia Seminary

A Lutheran-related charitable foundation has purchased Christian Brothers College High School (CBC) in Clayton, Mo. in behalf of Concordia Seminary. CBC will occupy the campus until June 2004 when the high school will move to a new campus it is constructing in western St. Louis county. At that time, the charitable foundation will offer it […]

Rural Ministry Convocation Available

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to make available the audio file from a convocation address delivered on its campus on Wednesday, Nov. 7, by Dr. Ralph Geisler, mission and ministry facilitator and director of evangelism services for the Missouri District of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. The address, “Pastoral Ministry in Rural America,” is available […]