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Tullian Tchividjian on Law and Gospel
March 24, 2015 – 10:04 am | 4 Comments

Tullian at ConcordiaTullian Tchividjian, speaking at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis on Thursday, March 19, 2015, part of Concordia’s Reformation 500 annual lecture series. Past lecturers include Oswald Bayer, Jared Wicks, and Steven Ozment.

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The Resurrection of Our Lord • 1 Corinthians 15:1–11 • April 5, 2015
March 24, 2015 – 9:00 am | No Comment

By David Peter
The Occasion for Paul’s Words
The first verse of the text begins with these words: “Now I would remind you, brothers.” This formula indicates that Paul is responding to an issue which had been a part of …

Continuing Education and Ministry 411
October 11, 2013 – 10:55 am | 5 Comments
Continuing Education and Ministry 411

Read good books with your favorite professors in the new Concordia Seminary Book Club.

Leave Your Gift at the Altar and “Text”?
October 9, 2013 – 12:38 pm | 2 Comments
Leave Your Gift at the Altar and “Text”?

Is social media the new “forgiveness technology”?

What makes a book sacred?
September 25, 2013 – 4:15 pm | 3 Comments
What makes a book sacred?

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What makes a book sacred?

A View of the Gospel From Saturn
September 11, 2013 – 6:31 pm | No Comment
A View of the Gospel From Saturn

A few weeks ago, the Cassini spacecraft flew by Saturn. As it did so, it turned its cameras back toward earth and and snapped pictures of it just as the Voyager 1 space craft did so in 1990. If memory serves me correctly (which does not always do anymore) the image of the earth took about one quarter of a pixel of space on the photograph. Now Cassini-Hyguns has taken a slightly higher resolution photograph in which one can even see the moon along with the earth

Light From Above
September 9, 2013 – 7:42 am | No Comment
Light From Above

In anticipation of our 175th year at Concordia Seminary, the following prayer from the Gelasian Sacramentary (c. 500) is fitting for us all:

An Interview with Max Lucado
September 4, 2013 – 10:25 am | 4 Comments
An Interview with Max Lucado

Max Lucado discusses, among other things, his new book “You’ll Get Through This” with Concordia Seminary Professor David Schmitt.

Call for Nominations, Faculty Member in Practical Theology
August 20, 2013 – 5:07 pm | One Comment
Call for Nominations, Faculty Member in Practical Theology

Concordia Seminary is seeking a called, full-time faculty member who will teach in the area of Practical Theology.
 
The successful candidate must…

Be rostered as a Minister of Religion-Ordained in the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod and be a …

Review of Reed Lessing’s Isaiah 40-55 Commentary
August 7, 2013 – 6:34 pm | One Comment
Review of Reed Lessing’s Isaiah 40-55 Commentary

The Review of Biblical Literature, a publication of the Society of Biblical Literature, published a very positive review of Prof. Reed Lessing’s commentary on Isaiah 40-55 in the Concordia Commentary Series. The entire review is available …

On Don Draper, Dostoevsky, and the anti-hero in us all
August 1, 2013 – 9:05 pm | No Comment
On Don Draper, Dostoevsky, and the anti-hero in us all

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On Don Draper, Dostoevsky, and the anti-hero in us all

The Job Description
July 31, 2013 – 10:45 am | 5 Comments
The Job Description

What is a pastor? In this season of ordinations, an ordination sermon from Joel Biermann.