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Call Day 2015 is coming to Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis invites the public to share in the joy of Call Day Wednesday, April 29, 2015, at the Seminary’s Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. Fourth-year students will receive their calls into the ministry and second-year students will receive their vicarage or internship assignments at the 2015 Call Day services. Students […]

Dr. Joel Biermann receives grant for Case for Character seminars

Rev. Dr. Joel Biermann, professor of systematic theology at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, has received a grant from the Kern Family Foundation to present seminars related to Christian character formation based on his book A Case for Character. Half- or full-day seminars, presented by Biermann in churches and circuits around the country, are designed to […]

Student Spotlight: Mission-focused student finds opportunities at CSL

Editor’s Note: The following article, “Mission-focused student finds opportunities at CSL: Dave, Gretchen, Malachi, and Raelynn McGinley, Mid-South District”, is reprinted from the Winter 2014 edition of Concordia Seminary magazine, a publication of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Dave McGinley is currently a vicar at LakePointe Lutheran Church in Hot Springs, Ark. Dave McGinley always had […]

Mar. 15, 2015, 3 p.m.

LENT 4 – J.S. Bach: from Die Elenden sollen essen, BWV 75/8, J.S. Bach: Es wartet alles auf dich, BWV 187, What God Ordains Is Always Good, LSB 760, vv.1-3, J.S. Bach: from Herr, deine Augen sehen nach dem Glauben, BWV 102/1, What God Ordains Is Always Good, LSB 760, vv.4-6, J.S. Bach: Alles nur […]

Emeritus Professor Ronald R. Feuerhahn enters rest

Rev. Dr. Ronald R. Feuerhahn, emeritus professor at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, peacefully was called to rest with Christ on Friday, March 13, 2015. He will be laid to rest, in the sure and certain hope of the resurrection of the body, following a funeral service at the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus […]

Days of Theological Reflection focus on digital age

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will host two Days of Theological Reflection May 5-6, 2015, from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. Designed for pastors and students involved in homiletical and exegetical education, both days will focus on these topics in light of the changing culture of the digital age. May 5 features Rev. Thomas Boomershine, who […]

Eight Specific Ministry Pastor (SMP) students receive vicarage assignments

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis congratulates the eight Specific Ministry Pastor (SMP) students who received their vicarage assignments Friday, Feb. 13, 2015. Anthony Arias – Grace Lutheran Church, Arcadia, Florida, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) Florida-Georgia District Charles A. Bahn – Trinity Lutheran Church, Bloomington, Illinois, LCMS Central Illinois District Matthias Benfey – The Church of […]

Community invited to student forum on religious persecution

As increasing episodes of religiously motivated violence and oppression capture international attention, Concordia Seminary students are leading a conversation on religious persecution at a forum March 11, 2015, at 10:45 a.m. CST in Werner Auditorium. Featured speaker Stephanie Hammond, policy adviser at World Vision, will offer insights and observations on this difficult and painful topic. […]

New pastors called to mission field

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, announces four new pastoral calls. Master of Divinity (M.Div.) Patrick Fertitta, University Lutheran Church, Tuscaloosa, Alabama, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) Southern District James Garnett, Lutheran Church of the Good Shepherd, Biloxi, Mississippi, LCMS Southern District Ethnic Immigrant Institute of Theology (EIIT) Sabir Bashir, LINC North Texas, Dallas, Texas, LCMS Texas […]