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Generations Campaign reaches $146 million mark

Generations: The Campaign for Concordia Seminary has raised more than $146 million in gifts and pledges since its inception in July 2012. The amount raised represents 81 percent of the campaign’s $180 million goal. “It’s inspiring to see the generosity shown for the Lord’s mission through the Seminary,” said Seminary President Dr. Dale A. Meyer. […]

Eight students earn end-of-year scholarships

Eight Concordia Seminary, St. Louis students received end-of-year scholarships, made possible through the generous contributions of individual supporters and Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod congregations across the country. The recipients were recognized in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus this spring: Professor Francis C. “Rev” Rossow Scholarship for Classes in the Area of Literature and […]

Registration open for online Greek language course

Students who seek to gain proficiency in the biblical languages may now enroll in an online Greek course that will be taught during the 2016-17 academic year. This is the second year that this course will be offered, with Dr. James W. Voelz, longtime Greek instructor and graduate professor of Exegetical Theology, again teaching the […]

LCMS presidential election results announced

Results of the June 11-14 election for president of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) were announced today by the LCMS Secretary and Election-America. Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison, with 56.96 percent of the vote (3,507 votes), is the president-elect of the LCMS for a third term. Concordia Seminary President Dr. Dale A. Meyer received 36.66 […]

Concordia Seminary celebrates faculty, staff authors

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis honored faculty and staff members who have recently written or contributed to published books at its annual faculty author reception May 17 co-hosted by Concordia Publishing House. “It’s been said that the Gospel went ‘viral’ in the 16th century in part because the Reformers flooded the market with their publications,” said […]

Concordia Seminary’s Summer Lay Bible Institute set for Aug. 6

Calling lay people, students involved in homiletical education, pastors and others interested in the proclamation of the Gospel in today’s world: Concordia Seminary, St. Louis’ Summer Lay Bible Institute is for you! Meeting on campus under the theme “In Awesome Wonder: Finding Our Place in God’s Creation” Saturday, Aug. 6, the workshop will be presented […]

Carillon recitals set for June at Concordia Seminary

Pack a picnic supper and come to Concordia Seminary, St. Louis this June for the annual summer carillon recital series. All recitals are free and open to the public. The carillon at Concordia Seminary is one of only 170 such instruments in North America. The 49 bells have been played atop Luther Tower since 1971, […]