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Leo Sanchez: Hispanic Is Not What You Think
August 12, 2016 – 10:20 am | No Comment

Leopoldo A. Sánchez M. presents the 11th Annual Lecture in Hispanic/Latino Theology and Missions at the 2016 Multiethnic Symposium, with response by Javier Orozco from the Roman Catholic Archdiocese of St. Louis, MO.

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Proper 18 • Luke 14:25–35 • September 4, 2016
August 23, 2016 – 8:30 am | No Comment

By Jason Broge
It is perhaps impossible to read this text and not be struck by the use of the word hate. Some commentators suggest this is a Hebraism, and should be interpreted as implying preference. The …

Considering immigration on the eve of Independence Day
July 3, 2013 – 4:43 pm | 3 Comments
Considering immigration on the eve of Independence Day

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Considering immigration on the eve of Independence Day

FAQs on the LCMS Specific Ministry Program (SMP)
June 17, 2013 – 1:02 pm | 5 Comments

These “frequently asked questions” were prepared in conjunction with the Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, faculty response to the SMP Task Force recommendations.

My first steps toward a theology of surprise
June 13, 2013 – 5:10 pm | 3 Comments
My first steps toward a theology of surprise

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Luther, and Lutherans, among the Calvinists
June 13, 2013 – 9:57 am | No Comment
Luther, and Lutherans, among the Calvinists

Pastor Christopher Jackson, on life among Baptists.

The Gospel of Mark and Dr. Voelz’s coin collection
June 6, 2013 – 10:25 am | No Comment
The Gospel of Mark and Dr. Voelz’s coin collection

What coins tell us about the Gospel according to Mark

Concordia Seminary Response to the SMP Task Force Report
May 14, 2013 – 11:40 am | 24 Comments

Editor’s Note: President Dale Meyer requested the faculty of Concordia Seminary to study the “Specific Ministry Program Task Force Report,” release in March 0f 2013 and available in the 2013 LCMS Convention Workbook, p. 403. …

What Do Our Communication Practices Say About Us?
May 2, 2013 – 9:30 am | No Comment
What Do Our Communication Practices Say About Us?

Seven things to think about for life in the iPhone age.

Preacher’s Roundtable: Preaching Luke, Part 2
April 22, 2013 – 2:08 pm | One Comment
Preacher’s Roundtable: Preaching Luke, Part 2

Part 2 of 2 in the conversation on preaching Luke in the second half of the church year (series C).

Resurrection and Certification
April 12, 2013 – 7:11 am | 2 Comments
Resurrection and Certification

Opening devotion for the meeting where the faculty votes to certify men to serve as pastors.

Peacemaking in Our Parishes
April 10, 2013 – 7:14 am | 2 Comments
Peacemaking in Our Parishes

Rick Marrs recently wrote a piece for the Rural and Small Town Mission program of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. LCMS Rural and Small Town Mission “supports and encourages rural and small-town congregations in engaging their …