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Telling God’s Story
May 23, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

In conjunction with the Spring 2014 issue of Concordia Journal, here is David Schmitt’s opening plenary presentation at the 2013 Theological Symposium. The Symposium theme was “From the Creation to the New Creation: Seeing All Things in Light of the Entire Story.”

You can download the video, along with videos of other Symposium plenaries and sectionals, on iTunes U.

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Concordia Seminary receives “Science for Seminaries” grant
October 29, 2014 – 9:55 am | 3 Comments

Concordia Seminary receives “Science for Seminaries” grant

Funding will support special program to explore significance of science in pastoral ministry.

Symposium Sectionals: Going Deeper
September 2, 2014 – 2:14 pm | No Comment
Symposium Sectionals: Going Deeper

Every year at our theological symposium, we not only hold several public lectures dedicated to the symposium theme (this year it is “Faithful Witness”), but we also invite several special sectional speakers. The 45-minute sectionals …

The connections between Ferguson, Chattanooga, and a town near you
August 29, 2014 – 10:49 am | No Comment
The connections between Ferguson, Chattanooga, and a town near you

How Ferguson affects ministry in Chattanooga (and a church near you).

Hermeneutics and Hearing
August 25, 2014 – 9:38 am | 24 Comments
Hermeneutics and Hearing

For the first time ever, I saw someone lead the liturgy from a tablet. What does this mean?

Trying to see clearly in #Ferguson’s haze
August 19, 2014 – 4:34 pm | One Comment
Trying to see clearly in #Ferguson’s haze

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Why Stewardship Matters…
August 14, 2014 – 11:36 am | No Comment
Why Stewardship Matters…

…and it’s not just about the money.

Acton Institute’s Interview with Uwe Siemon-Netto
August 1, 2014 – 1:25 pm | No Comment
Acton Institute’s Interview with Uwe Siemon-Netto

The most recent volume of the Acton Institute’s journal, Religion & Liberty, features an intriguing interview with Lutheran journalist and theologian, Uwe Siemon-Netto.  Past scholar in residence at Concordia Seminary, Siemon-Netto reflects on history, society, Luther, and the vocation of …

Inaugural Symposium Golf Outing
August 1, 2014 – 10:00 am | No Comment
Inaugural Symposium Golf Outing

See if you can beat Professor Voelz’s score at the inaugural Symposium Golf Outing.

Special Symposium Lecture in Hispanic Studies
July 22, 2014 – 9:40 am | 2 Comments
Special Symposium Lecture in Hispanic Studies

Tuesday night of this year’s Theological Symposium (Sept 23) will feature a Center for Hispanic Studies lecture by Dr. Daisy Machado.

New video reading guide for “A Case for Character”
July 21, 2014 – 11:34 am | 2 Comments
New video reading guide for “A Case for Character”

A video companion to virtue ethics and Joel Biermann’s book “A Case for Character.”

Day of Exegetical Reflection 2014: “Listening to God’s Word in the 21st Century”
July 10, 2014 – 5:54 am | One Comment
Day of Exegetical Reflection 2014: “Listening to God’s Word in the 21st Century”

Last November (2013) a conference was held at Oberursel in Germany that involved the faculty of the Lutherische Theologische Hochschule of the independent Lutheran church in Germany (with which the LCMS is in fellowship), SELK …