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Congratulations, Preachers!

The Preachers soccer team celebrated its first soccer win of the 2017 season Sept. 15 against Kenrick Seminary, which the team shut out 5-0. The team hopes the win is a preview of the Nicea Cup, set for Oct. 20. Congratulations, Preachers! Follow the link for more upcoming games: www.csl.edu/campus-life/athletics/.

Concordia Seminary honors first responders

First responders joined students, faculty and staff for a special chapel service and reception in their honor Sept. 29. It was the Seminary second First Responders Appreciation Day; the first one was held in 2015. Rev. Kyle Castens, pastor of Immanuel Lutheran Church in Festus, Mo., and chaplain of the Festus Fire Department, preached. “God […]

Friends, classmates reunite at Alumni Reunion

A special welcome was extended to graduates, spouses and widows of class years ending in “7” or “2.” Reunion highlights included recognition of the jubilarian class of 1967; a welcome and update from Seminary President Dr. Dale A. Meyer and Diane Meyer; a presentation by Tim Townsend, author of Mission at Nuremberg; a presentation by […]

28th Annual Symposium focuses on justification

The 28th Annual Theological Symposium was held on campus Sept. 19-20. The theme was “The Just Shall Live By Faith: The Reformation Word for Then and Now,” and focused on the concept of justification, both for the time of Martin Luther and for today. The symposium included lecturers from Concordia Seminary and other scholars. The […]

Dear alums

Dear alums, How wonderful the last days on campus! Some of you were here, and for you who weren’t, please know that the Theological Symposium and Alumni Reunion went very well. The first day of the symposium, I was down in my Sieck Hall office working with the door open while people were registering in […]

‘Lights Out!’ eclipse party held

In the path of totality for the solar eclipse on Aug. 21, the Seminary hosted a campus eclipse party for faculty, staff, students and their families on Chapel Plaza that day. Everyone enjoyed themed food including MoonPies, Milky Way candy bars, Starburst candy and Sun Chips while the moon made its way in front of […]

179th academic year begins

The Seminary began its 179th academic year with a special worship service at 10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 25, in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus. Seminary President Dr. Dale A. Meyer served as preacher and introduced the theme for the year, “Faith … Living, Daring Confidence in God’s Grace.” The theme is based […]