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Prepare/Enrich Workshop Coming Soon

Concordia Seminary will offer a Prepare/Enrich workshop on Saturday, March 13, to be held on the Seminary campus. The workshop will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at 4:30 p.m. The Prepare/Enrich workshop is designed to teach facilitators how to use the Prepare-Enrich program with premarital and married couples. Prepare/Enrich is a program based on […]

Concordia Seminary Offers Epiphany Celebration

Concordia Seminary will hold its annual Epiphany Celebration on Sunday, January 10, 2010, 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 and Brass Choir. Also participating will […]

Reaching Out Together Conference Set for February 2010

The second annual “Reaching Out Together” evangelism conference will take place on February 13, 2010. It is designed to inspire, encourage, teach, and give opportunity for putting into practice principles for talking about Jesus to others, especially the uncommitted or unchurched. This event is presented by the Saturday Outreach School in partnership with Concordia Seminary, […]

Second Multi Ethnic Symposium Set for February 2010

The second Multi Ethnic Symposium will be held February 1-2, 2010, at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. This year’s topic is “Conversations of Hope.” This conference is sponsored by the Board for Black Ministry, the Black Clergy Caucus, National Mission Affiliates, the Center for Hispanic Studies, National Mission Executives, and LCMS World Relief and Human Care. […]

Donor's Gift is Largest Endowed Bequest Given To Support LCMS Seminarians

Concordia Theological Seminary, Ft. Wayne (Indiana) and Concordia Seminary, St. Louis (Missouri) are beneficiaries of a $2.48 million bequest from a Texas donor, the largest estate gift received from a single individual to support future pastors, missionaries and chaplains attending either seminary. Thelma O. Pietsch designated the bulk of her estate to be divided equally […]

Bach At The Sem Presents Music For Christmas and Advent

Music for Advent and Christmas is featured at the next Bach at the Sem concert on Sunday, Dec. 13, at 3:00 p.m., in The Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus at Concordia Seminary. The American Kantorei chorus and orchestra, under the direction of Seminary artist-in-residence Rev. Dr. Robert Bergt, performs a concert of J.S. […]

Concordia Seminary to Host 'Making Abortion Unthinkable' Workshop

Concordia Seminary will offer a workshop titled “Making Abortion Unthinkable” on Saturday, Jan. 30, 2010, to be held on the Seminary campus. The workshop will begin at 8:30 a.m. and conclude at 2:30 p.m. “Making Abortion Unthinkable” will be led and moderated by Dr. Jeffrey Gibbs, professor of exegetical theology at Concordia Seminary. Using video-based […]

Concordia Seminary Announces Winter Lay Bible Institute

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host its winter 2010 Lay Bible Institute from 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m. on Wednesday evenings, January 13, 20, 27, and February 3 in Sieck Hall on the Seminary campus. “Philip Melancthon: Luther’s Go-To Layman” will be presented by Drs. Robert Kolb,Gerhard Bode, Timothy Dost, Erik Herrmann, and Robert Rosin, […]

Second Bach At The Sem Concert Takes Place Nov. 15

Two guest soloists, David Fienen and Kathryn Stieler, will be featured at the next Bach at the Sem concert on Sunday, Nov. 15, at 3:00 p.m., in The Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus at Concordia Seminary. The American Kantorei chorus and orchestra, under the direction of music director and conductor Dr. Robert Bergt, […]

12 Calls and 32 Vicarages Issued During Summer/Fall Placement At Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce that 12 students received calls to be pastors and 32 students received vicarage assignments in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). Eight students in the Ethnic Immigrant Institute of Theology (EIIT) program and three students in the Deaf Institute of Theology (DIT) program are awaiting vicarage/internship assignments. In […]

LutherHostel 2009 Wraps Up At Concordia Seminary

An enthusiastic group of adults, age 55 and above, participated in LutherHostel 2009, held Oct. 3-6 on the campus of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Rev. John Nunes, president and CEO of Lutheran World Relief, was the main presenter for the event. Participants experienced Seminary class instruction and attended presentations by Seminary faculty on the theme, […]