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Concordia Seminary Recognizes Ordination Anniversaries

On Dec. 18, 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 following the chapel service to allow individuals […]

Dr. Bruce M. Hartung Installed at Concordia Seminary

Dr. Bruce M. Hartung was installed as associate professor of practical theology and director of continuing education at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, on Dec. 18. The installation took place during the morning chapel service in the Seminary’s Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. Hartung previously served as the executive director of the Commission on […]

Concordia Seminary Chorus Begins Advent Tour

The Concordia Seminary Chorus, St. Louis, Mo., announces its 2002 Advent Tour. The Rev. Henry V. Gerike is the director of the choir. The Concordia Seminary Chorus will present a service of congregational hymns, readings and settings of psalms and spiritual songs for the season of Advent on the following dates: December 13, 2002, at […]

Audio Files of Tony Snow Address Available

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce that audio files of the fifth annual Hubert L. Dellinger, Jr. Lecture, featuring FOX News television political analyst Tony Snow, are available on the Seminary’s Web site. The files feature both the introduction and lecture (part 1), as well as the question and answer period that followed […]

Shepherds of God's Flock Retreat Registration Remains Open

Registration is still possible for the 5th annual Shepherds of God’s Flock retreat to be held Jan. 7, 8, and 9, 2003 on the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis campus. Men of college age and older who are contemplating preparation for the pastoral ministry and their guests are encouraged to attend. The retreat will focus on […]

Concordia Seminary Offers Epiphany Celebration

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will hold its annual Epiphany Celebration on Sunday, Jan. 12, 2003, 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, Laudamus, Brass Choir, Handbell […]

Concordia Seminary Offers Annual Choir Member Workshop

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will offer its 12th Annual Schola Cantorum, a choir member workshop, on Saturday, Jan. 25, 2003. Registration and all sessions will be held in The Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. The Schola Cantorum is open to all choir members and choir directors. The schedule for the day begins with […]

Prof. Ronald Feuerhahn Honored with Festschrift

Rev. Dr. Ronald R. Feuerhahn, associate professor of historical theology and archivist at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, was honored on Monday, Dec. 2, with the publication of a book in honor of his sixty-fifth birthday. The book, “Lord Jesus Christ, Will You Not Stay,” was officially presented to Feuerhahn in the Seminary’s Clara and Spencer […]

Concordia Seminary Receives Historical Award

On Nov. 7, 2002, Concordia Seminary received an Award of Commendation from Concordia Historical Institute for major historical publications in 2001 that are unique contributions to Lutheran literature. The award was given for “Proclaim His Salvation: Concordia Seminary – 75 Years on the Clayton Campus,” and for two articles in FOCUS magazine (spring 2001 and […]

Annual Dellinger Lecture Features Tony Snow

A capacity crowd attended the fifth annual Hubert L. Dellinger, Jr., Lecture held Nov. 13 in the Clara and Spencer Werner Auditorium on the campus of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Television political analyst Tony Snow delivered the address which was interrupted several times by applause. Snow spoke of the United States as a nation at […]

Hartung Joins Seminary Faculty

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, announces that Bruce M. Hartung has accepted the call extended to him to serve as associate professor of practical theology and director of continuing education. Hartung will begin his new responsibilities Dec. 1. Hartung has served as executive director of the Commission on Ministerial Growth and Support of The Lutheran Church—Missouri […]

2002-03 Concordia Seminary Enrollment Trends

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis continued its strong enrollment trend this fall when 124 new students enrolled in residential programs of study to prepare for service in the pastoral ministry. Of the 124 new students, 109 enrolled in the master of divinity program and 15 in the certificate program. When combined with the unusually high 137 […]