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President Emeritus Dr. Ralph A. Bohlmann enters rest

Dr. Ralph A. Bohlmann, president emeritus at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis and The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS), entered eternal rest in Christ Jesus on July 24, 2016. He was 84 years old. Visitation will be held from noon-2 p.m. followed by a funeral service at 2 p.m. Wednesday, July 27, in the Chapel of St. […]

Green burial is focus of August workshop

Natural burial practices and how they relate to the Christian faith will be the focus of “From Baptism to Burial, From Perishable to Imperishable: The Practices of Natural (Green) Burial,” a workshop set for Aug. 8-10 on the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis campus. The workshop will be presented by Dr. Kent Burreson, the Louis A. […]

Registration open for online Hebrew course

Students who seek to gain proficiency in the biblical languages may now enroll in an online Hebrew tutorial course that will be taught during the 2016-17 academic year. This assisted self-study tutorial is designed to prepare students to take the Entry Level Competency Exam (ELCE) in Hebrew, an entry-level requirement for the Master of Divinity […]

Registration opens for the 27th annual Theological Symposium

Registration is now open for the 27th annual Theological Symposium, “From Font to Grave: Catechesis for the Lifelong Disciple,” set for Sept. 20-21 on the Seminary’s campus. This year’s symposium will explore how now, more than ever, the church needs to recover and renew its catechetical tradition, discovering anew what it means to be Christ’s […]