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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: […]

Reformation scholar Dr. Robert Kolb to close annual speaker series

In celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation this year, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will host the final lecture in the Reformation500 Speaker Series at 7 p.m. Tuesday, April 18, in Werner Auditorium. The lecture, “Luther’s Fiercest Foes: Satan, Sin, the Wrath of God,” will be presented by Dr. Robert Kolb, professor emeritus of […]

Prepare/Enrich Workshop to be held on campus March 11

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will host Rev. Jeffery S. Schubert and the Prepare/Enrich Workshop Saturday, March 11, on campus. This workshop is designed to help facilitators learn how to use the Prepare/Enrich program with premarital and married couples. Prepare/Enrich is a program based on a set of five inventories that examine major relationship issues a […]

‘Hoops for Hope’ basketball game set for Feb. 10

Concordia Seminary’s Preachers basketball team will wrap up its season at 7 p.m. Friday, Feb. 10, with a game against alumni players in a benefit event for the Lutheran Hope Center in Ferguson, Mo. Former Preachers players — now serving as pastors throughout the St. Louis region — will step back onto the court at […]

St. Louis premiere of Luther movie set for Feb. 13

In celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation this year, three Lutheran organizations are hosting a St. Louis premiere of the new movie “Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World” at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 13, at the Wehrenberg Des Peres 14 Cine, 12701 Manchester Rd., Des Peres, Mo. The sponsors include Concordia […]

Winter Lay Bible Institute set for Feb. 4

The Winter Lay Bible Institute, open to congregational members, students and pastors alike, will feature one of the Seminary’s most renowned Luther experts. “Reformation Reverberations: the Lasting Impact of Martin Luther’s Reforms” is set for 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 4, on campus and will be presented by Dr. Erik Herrmann, associate professor […]

Laudamus men’s choir announces spring 2017 tour

The Laudamus men’s choir from Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will begin its spring tour in February and make six stops in four states through mid-March. Laudamus is a select choir of seminarians preparing for full-time service as pastors in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). Under the direction of James Marriott, the Seminary’s director of musical […]

Pre-Lenten Workshop scheduled for January 2017

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will host the annual Pre-Lenten Workshop for pastors Jan. 20, 2017, on campus. The theme for this year’s workshop is “The Art of Living by Faith — Explore the Reformation’s Central Message for Your Life.” Dr. Charles Arand, the Eugene E. and Nell S. Fincke Graduate Professor of Theology, dean of […]

Prospective students invited to three January admission events

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis will host three visitation events in January for prospective students. 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 Seminary community. “We look forward to hosting people from around the country as they come to Concordia […]

‘Giving Tuesday’ campaign raises $8,033

FIGURES UPDATED DEC. 1, 2016. With joy and gratitude, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis is pleased to announce that during Giving Tuesday, Nov. 29, 2016, a total of $8,033 was raised thanks to the generous support of dozens of donors. This amount surpasses gifts given in 2015 by 70 percent. “To all of our donors, thank […]

Bach at the Sem concert set for Dec. 11

Bach at the Sem enters its 24th season Sunday, Dec. 11, at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis with a selection of works by J.S. Bach performed by the American Kantorei under Music Director Dr. Maurice Boyer. The concert will feature two complete cantatas — BWV 121 “Christum wir sollen loben schon” and BWV 147 “Herz und […]

Registration opens for 2017 Multiethnic Symposium

Registration is now open for Concordia Seminary, St. Louis’ Multiethnic Symposium, set for Jan. 24-25 on campus. The symposium brings together Lutherans and mission leaders of various ethnicities from across the country for workshops, discussions and worship. The symposium explores how the church should engage in ethnic ministry and what it means — and what […]