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Walther Bicentennial Celebration Draws Many Guests

On October 25, 2011, Concordia Seminary celebrated the 200th birthday of Dr. C.F.W. Walther, one of the founders of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod and its first president, and two-time president and a professor at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Throughout the day, many events were scheduled to honor his legacy. Concordia Seminary invited living descendants of […]

Calls and Vicarage Assignments Announced at Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce that two students received calls to be pastors in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) through the Ethnic Immigrant Institute of Theology (EIIT). One EIIT student has a call in process (pending). One EIIT deaconess received an assignment, and one Cross-Cultural Ministry Center (CMC) student has a call in […]

New Advent Sermon Series from Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary Press is releasing an Advent sermon series entitled Savior of the Nations, Come. Written by noted preacher and biblical scholar Reed Lessing, the sermon series is based on Isaiah 40, unpacking the chapter’s profound Advent themes of comfort, hope, and expectation. Each sermon is based on a well-loved Advent hymn, and includes exegetical […]

Calls Issued at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to announce that 21 Specific Ministry Pastor (SMP) program students received calls in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). The calls were announced during morning chapel on Oct. 14. James Autry, Trinity Lutheran, Odem, Texas, Texas District Francis Cantwell, Holy Trinity Lutheran, Kingsland, Ga., Florida-Georgia District Aaron Goeke, Messiah Lutheran, […]

Concordia Seminary and Saint Louis University Offer Dual Degree

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, and the Saint Louis University School of Social Work are now offering a dual master’s degree program for students interested in pursuing careers as deaconesses and social workers. This program is offered in collaboration with The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). Saint Louis University and Concordia Seminary are working together to offer […]

Service to Celebrate the 400th Anniversary of the King James Bible

“Translation Opens the Window: A Service Praising God on the 400th Anniversary of the King James Bible” will be held in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus on Sunday, Nov. 6, at 3:00 p.m. on the campus of Concordia Seminary. The service will include readings, reflections on the historical significance and contemporary impact of […]

Walther Bicentennial Celebration Announced at Concordia Seminary

On October 25, 2011, Concordia Seminary will be celebrating the 200th birthday of Dr. C.F.W. Walther, one of the founders of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod and its first president, and a professor at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Throughout the day, many events are scheduled to honor his legacy. This celebration is a collaboration with the […]

Sixth Annual Lutheran Faith and Prayer Breakfast

You are cordially invited to attend the sixth annual Lutheran Faith and Prayer Breakfast at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, on November 4, 2011, hosted by Dr. Paul W. Devantier, senior vice president of advancement at Concordia Seminary. The doors to Koburg Hall on the Seminary campus will open at 6:30 a.m., with breakfast served at […]