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Bach at the Sem: Advent with a Dash of Christmas

Concordia Seminary’s beloved Bach at the Sem continues its 22nd season with a holiday concert at 3 p.m., Sunday, Dec. 14, in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus on the seminary campus. The performance will feature a seasonal selection of works by J. S. Bach, Hugo Distler, and Michael Praetorius. Pre-concert brass selections […]

Something old, something new at Winter Lay Bible Institute

Participants at Concordia Seminary’s Winter Lay Bible Institute, Saturday, Jan. 17, will study something old and apply it to something new! Featured speaker Dr. Joel Elowsky, associate professor of historical Theology and director of the Center for the Study of Early Christian Texts at Concordia Seminary, will present “Where Eagles Soar: Reading the Gospel of […]

Unpack St. Peter’s first epistle at pre-Lenten workshop

Calling all pastors! Concordia Seminary’s annual pre-Lenten workshop will meet Friday, Jan. 16, on the Seminary campus. This valuable one-day workshop, themed, “Calling Us Home,” will focus on the first epistle of Peter. It addresses life in a post-church and increasingly secular society. Participants will receive sermon manuscripts, textual notes, orders of service for midweek […]

Concordia Seminary Earns Top Marks from Accrediting Agencies

Concordia Seminary is pleased to announce the reaffirmation of its accreditations—with no notations—through the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) and the Association of Theological Schools (ATS). “A potential pastor, Paul says, ‘must be well thought of by outsiders’ (1 Tim. 3:7). That’s one reason why accreditation is very important, so that the transcripts and diplomas of […]