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Concordia Seminary Newsroom and Press Releases

Winter Lay Bible Institute

The Winter Lay Bible Institute was blessed to have a great group of congregational members, students and pastors on campus Feb. 4. “Reformation Reverberations: the Lasting Impact of Martin Luther’s Reforms” was presented by Dr. Erik Herrmann, associate professor of historical theology, chairman of the Department of Historical Theology and director of the Seminary’s Center […]

Latvian delegation visits campus

We welcomed guests from the Evangelical Lutheran Church of Latvia, a partner church body of the LCMS, to campus Feb. 7. They met with Seminary President Dr. Dale A. Meyer, Provost Dr. Jeff Kloha, Director of the Residential Deaconess Program Dr. Gillian Bond, Graduate School Director Dr. Beth Hoeltke and Dean of Advanced Studies Dr. […]

‘Luther’ premiere wows audience

Hundreds of people attended the sold-out St. Louis premiere of the new movie “Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World” Feb. 13 at the Wehrenberg Des Peres 14 Cine in Des Peres, Mo. The sponsors included Concordia Seminary, The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) and St. Paul’s Lutheran Church—Des Peres, Mo. LCMS leaders and faculty […]

Laudamus Rocky Mountain tour a success

Laudamus recently returned from its tour of the LCMS Rocky Mountain District. The select choir of seminarians performed at five churches in Nebraska, Colorado and New Mexico. This year’s tour program included selections from Brahms, Faure, Hogan, Poulenc, Josquin Des Pres, David von Kampen and more. The group also sang for the students of Trinity […]

New look for Concordia Theology’s website

Concordia Theology’s website,, has undergone a substantial redesign in response to an online survey conducted last summer. The website’s new look makes it more user-friendly and easier to find resources for preaching and congregational ministry as well as integrating the vast treasure trove of content from the Seminary’s Scholar archive,, which has with […]

Dear alums

Many prayers could be offered for you this Lent, but mine is that you personally be drawn closer to Jesus. We easily confuse our roles with our soul, which tempts us into salvation by our works. You know how that goes … I enjoy Peggy Noonan’s weekly column in the Wall Street Journal. A speech […]

Laudamus men’s choir to perform in St. Louis March 12

The Laudamus men’s choir from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will perform its final concert of the 2017 spring tour at 3 p.m. Sunday, March 12, at Peace Lutheran Church in St. Louis, Mo. The concert is free and open to the public. Laudamus is a select choir of seminarians preparing for full-time service as pastors […]

Prospective students invited to visitation events

Prospective students are invited to choose from four visitation events this spring and summer. These events are all meant to serve as an opportunity for those interested in full-time ministry to learn more about seminary preparation and the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis community. The events include: Contemplate, for college students and second-career men and women: […]

Laudamus sings ‘Were You There’

The Laudamus men’s choir from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis sings “Were You There” during a performance at Trinity Lutheran Church in Pueblo, Colo., Feb. 21, 2017, as part of its Spring 2017 Concert Tour. The choir began its spring tour in February 2017 and made six stops in four states through mid-March. Learn more at […]