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Making More of Gospel Metaphors
November 29, 2016 – 1:44 pm | No Comment

…aka, preaching the whole can of worms.

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Book Blurbs: Robert Kolb on Luther’s use of Scripture
October 17, 2016 – 8:15 am | No Comment

Robert Kolb discusses his forthcoming book Martin Luther and the Enduring Word of God.

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Multiethnic Symposium – January 24-25, 2017
November 11, 2016 – 4:28 pm | No Comment

Multiethnic Symposium – January 24-25, 2017

In celebration of the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, the 2017 Multiethnic Symposium will examine the various ways in which the Reformation message has crossed borders.

Preaching Matthew
November 17, 2016 – 10:21 am | 9 Comments
Preaching Matthew

Jeff Gibbs on how to preach the Gospel of Matthew during the upcoming church year (Series A).

Rhetoric, Medicine, and Ministry
November 14, 2016 – 3:46 pm | One Comment
Rhetoric, Medicine, and Ministry

Reflections on the practical arts of life and ministry.

Theological #ThrowbackThursday: Ralph Bohlmann
November 10, 2016 – 8:03 am | 2 Comments
Theological #ThrowbackThursday: Ralph Bohlmann

#TBT: A young Professor Ralph Bohlmann on “The Language and Concepts of Theology.”

Why Niebuhr in 2016?
November 4, 2016 – 2:05 pm | No Comment
Why Niebuhr in 2016?

Jon Diefenthaler examines a word or two from H. Richard Niebuhr during a particularly tumultuous election year.

Theological #ThrowbackThursday: Oswald Hoffmann
October 27, 2016 – 8:25 am | 2 Comments
Theological #ThrowbackThursday: Oswald Hoffmann

#TBT: In 1963, “Ossie” Hoffmann, fresh off a visit with Lutheran Christians in Ethiopia, spoke with his signature humor and erudition about missiology and church history.

A Visit to the ER
October 18, 2016 – 3:42 pm | 3 Comments
A Visit to the ER

…and what happens when a seminary professor can’t go number one.

The Text of the New Testament: October 15 Presentation
October 13, 2016 – 5:29 pm | Comments Off on The Text of the New Testament: October 15 Presentation

Earlier this week I posted some suggested readings, in advance of the event to held October 15, 2016 at Concordia University, with the assigned topic: “Textual and Literary Judgments on the Biblical Text–What Happens to the …

The Text of the New Testament: Resources for Discussion
October 11, 2016 – 4:35 pm | Comments Off on The Text of the New Testament: Resources for Discussion
The Text of the New Testament: Resources for Discussion

“What the Church lacks in our day is not a reliable text of the Bible, but faith in the sufficiently reliable text.”

Theological #ThrowbackThursday: Hermann Sasse
October 6, 2016 – 2:04 pm | No Comment
Theological #ThrowbackThursday: Hermann Sasse

#TBT: In 1965, Hermann Sasse lectured at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, on Luther and the ecumenical creeds.

Concordia Journal, Summer 2016
September 28, 2016 – 11:08 am | No Comment
Concordia Journal, Summer 2016

The digital edition of the Summer 2016 CONCORDIA JOURNAL, featuring articles from Concordia Seminary’s 2016 Multiethnic Symposium by Kou Seying, Mason Okubo, Will Schumacher, and Leo Sanchez.