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Concordia Seminary Kicks Off Dining Complex Renovations with Ceremony

Immediately following the daily chapel service at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis on Friday, March 18, a special ceremony was held to demolish a portion of a wall outside the Koburg-Wartburg dining complex. This symbolic action was the official kick-off for a renovation project which will enhance a portion of the historic campus. The Seminary’s President, […]

Concordia Seminary to Host Fourth Annual Psalm Fest

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host the fourth annual PsalmFest on Sunday, April 10, at 3:00 p.m. in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. The festival will explore some of the themes involved in Psalm 46 through spoken and sung word. The public is invited to attend. A variety of settings of Psalm […]

Call Day is May 4 at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, cordially invites the public to share in the joy of Call Day on Wednesday, May 4, 2011. Students who will serve as vicars (a one-year internship) next year will receive their assignments during a 3:00 p.m. worship service. Rev. Russell L. Sommerfeld, president of the Nebraska District, will serve as preacher. […]

19th Annual Adult Choir Member Workshop Attracts Many Participants

On Jan. 22 a total of 71 participants, representing 13 churches throughout the United States (3 of which were non-Lutheran), attended the 19th Annual Schola Cantorum: An Adult Choir Member Workshop, held on the campus of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Dr. Timothy Peter, head of the music department and professor of music at Luther College, […]

Nationwide Summer Workshops Offered Through Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary is pleased to announce its summer 2011 series of workshops for pastors, professional church workers, and interested laypersons. Eighteen workshops, covering a wide variety of subjects, are offered nationwide. The cost for each summer workshop is $135 (with the exception of the three Hispanic Studies workshops, which cost $75 each), which includes 1.5 […]

Counseling and Confession Reprinted; New Lenten Sermon Series Offered

Concordia Seminary Press has released their newest book, a reprint of Walter Koehler’s Counseling and Confession: The Role of Confession and Absolution in Pastoral Counseling. This new edition includes an introduction which updates the book within the present context of pastoral care by Dr. Richard Marrs, associate professor of practical theology at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. […]

Seminary to host 13th Annual Vocatio For High School Youth

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host a weeklong visitation event in June for high school youth. On June 18-23, the 13th annual Vocatio will be held on the Seminary campus. The event is designed to identify, inform, and encourage youth with respect to church work vocations. Vocatio provides a unique opportunity for high school youth […]

Seminary to Host Brunch at the Sem

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, will host Brunch at the Sem on Easter Sunday, April 24, and on Mother’s Day, May 8, in Koburg Hall on the Seminary campus. Brunch will be served from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. The menu for Brunch at the Sem includes carved ham, fried chicken, carved roasted turkey, jumbo cocktail […]