President Search

Welcome! Explore this page for announcements and information about the search process and selection of the 11th president of Concordia Seminary.

“And we know that for those who love God all things work together for good, for those who are called according to his purpose” (Rom. 8:28 ESV).


Egger accepts call


Egger accepts call as 11th Seminary president

Dr. Thomas J. Egger, the Gustav and Sophie Butterbach Professor of Exegetical Theology and chairman of the Department of Exegetical Theology at Concordia Seminary, has accepted the call to serve as the 11th president of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. Egger announced his formal acceptance of the call after chapel service today. “It is with a Read more…

Egger called as 11th Seminary president

Dr. Thomas Egger addresses the LCMS National Convention in Tampa in July 2019. Photo: Courtesy LCMS/Frank Kohn Concordia Seminary, St. Louis has extended a call to Dr. Thomas J. Egger, the Gustav and Sophie Butterbach Professor of Exegetical Theology and chairman of the Department of Exegetical Theology at Concordia Seminary, to serve as the 11th Read more…