Concordia Seminary Newsroom

Concordia Seminary Newsroom and Press Releases

Concordia Seminary Invites Public to Epiphany Celebration

Concordia Seminary will hold its annual Epiphany Celebration on Sunday, Jan. 9, 2005, 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 and String Ensemble. […]

Concordia Seminary Recognizes Ordination Anniversaries

On Dec. 8, nine faculty and emeritus faculty members at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, were recognized for having reached significant anniversaries of their ordination and commissioning 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 […]

Rev. Dr. Rudolph H. Harm Called to Glory

Rev. Dr. Rudolph H. Harm, a professor at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, from 1975 until his retirement in 1990, died Wednesday, Dec. 8, in St. Clair, Mo. He was 81 years old. Visitation will be Sunday, Dec. 12, 2:00-7:00 p.m., at Russell Colonial Mortuary, St. Clair, with the funeral service on Monday, Dec. 13, at […]

Concordia Seminary Chorus Announces Germany Tour

The Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Chorus, under the direction of the Rev. Henry V. Gerike, will tour Germany beginning on May 21, 2005. Chorus members and Chorus alumni will visit various Luther and Bach sites, as well as sister congregations of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod for 10 days, ending on May 31. “It […]

Concordia Seminary Chorus Releases New CD

A new CD titled “Gentle Stranger” was released in November by Laudamus of the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, Chorus under the direction of Rev. Henry V. Gerike. Recorded in Concordia Seminary’s Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus over the last three years, the CD is the ninth recording released by the Seminary Chorus in […]

Redeker Announces Acceptance of Call

Rev. Michael J. Redeker, director of ministerial recruitment at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, has accepted the divine call issued him to serve as pastor of St. John’s Lutheran Church, Lexington, Ky. Redeker joined the Seminary staff in 1998 as an admission counselor and has served as the Seminary’s director of ministerial recruitment since 2003. “We […]

Shepherds of God’s Flock Retreat for Prospective Seminary Students

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host its seventh annual Shepherds of God’s Flock retreat Jan. 4-6, 2005, for men college age and older who are contemplating preparation for the pastoral ministry and their guests. The retreat will focus on the spiritual and personal aspects of the decision-making process. While on campus, participants will study the […]

Concordia Seminary Chorus Advent Tour Begins Sunday

The Concordia Seminary Chorus, St. Louis, Mo., announces its 2004 Advent Tour. 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 5, 2004, at 3:00 p.m. – The Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus, […]

Concordia Seminary Announces Lay Bible Institute

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host its winter Lay Bible Institute from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday evenings, Jan. 12, 19 and 26 and Feb. 2, 2005, in Sieck Hall on the Seminary campus. “Characters and Scenes from Acts: The Drama of Christ at Work Among His People” will be presented by Dr. […]

Concordia Seminary Offers Ph.D. Options

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce a special option for Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod (LCMS) pastors interested in pursuing a graduate degree while continuing to serve in the pastoral ministry. Concordia Seminary’s Graduate School offers the option of pastors pursuing a Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) degree first as a Master of Sacred […]

Hymn Competition Winners Acknowledged

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce the 2004 winners in the Pamela Anne Prevallet Memorial Fund Annual Hymn Competition. The competition was created in June 2000 by Mr. and Mrs. Donald E. Prevallet in remembrance of their daughter. It serves to foster the creation of new liturgical hymns of the highest caliber for […]

Concordia Seminary Offers 13th Annual Choir Member Workshop

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will offer its 13th Annual Schola Cantorum, a choir member workshop, on Saturday, Jan. 22, 2005. Registration and the opening session will be held in The Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. Other sessions will be held in the Clara and Spencer Werner Auditorium. The Schola Cantorum is open to […]