Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, has renewed its policy that all of its resident students who are preparing to serve in the pastoral ministry of The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod (LCMS) will receive 100 percent tuition support. The full-tuition support is provided through three sources: gifts to Concordia Seminary by individuals, groups and congregations; the […]
Lutheran pastors have always played a big role in the life of Mildred Nienaber. When she was baptized as a child in 1916. When she was confirmed in the faith as a teenager. When she married the love of her life, the late William “Bill” Nienaber, in 1951. … When he died in 2009 on […]
On Wednesday, April 21, 73 students at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, received their calls to serve as pastors in The Lutheran Church — Missouri Synod (LCMS). In addition, 100 students received assignments to serve as vicars, a one-year internship experience that all students preparing to serve in the pastoral ministry must complete. “‘Call day’ at […]
The 162nd academic year of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis concluded on Friday, May 18. The day’s activities included a 10:00 a.m. baccalaureate service in the Seminary’s Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus, followed by a special luncheon for graduates and their families in the Seminary’s Luther Statue Park. Due to weather conditions, commencement exercises […]
Concordia Seminary offers these materials as an annual opportunity for congregations to emphasize the importance of forming men for service in the pastoral ministry and deaconesses for diaconal ministry.
A revised Master of Divinity curriculum has been developed for Concordia Seminary, St. Louis that will take effect in the 2017-18 academic year. The updated Master of Divinity (M.Div.) curriculum will better prepare pastors to lead congregations in the 21st century. Highlights The new curriculum enhances study of the Scriptures in their original languages and […]