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Meet Professor Kou Seying (Part 2)
June 15, 2016 – 8:40 am | No Comment

Continuing the conversation with Prof. Seying (part 2 of 2). View part one here.

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Proper 14 • Luke 12:22–34 (35–40) • August 7, 2016
July 26, 2016 – 9:00 am | One Comment

Mark Rockenbach
It is always important to consider the context of the assigned readings. Therefore, look at Luke 12:16–21. Jesus tells a story about a rich man who has an abundance of earthly goods. He has …

Extinction and the Richness of Human Life
November 30, 2012 – 3:54 am | No Comment
Extinction and the Richness of Human Life

Golden Toad—Wikimedia Sometime ago (actually quite awhile ago), I wrote a post on the meaning of extinction and how the irrevocable loss of those creatures that no longer exist diminishes the richness of life in creation. But their loss also impoverishes us as human creatures. Aldo Leopold recognized the tragedy of this loss to us as he looked back and lamented the passing of the passenger pigeon in the early twentieth century

Talking Theology: Gunjević on Milbank and Radical Orthodoxy
November 29, 2012 – 1:53 pm | One Comment
Talking Theology: Gunjević on Milbank and Radical Orthodoxy

Concordia Seminary faculty discuss with Croatian scholar Boris Gunjević the influential ideas of theologian John Milbank.

A Bach “Ritualization” — Review of a New DVD of the “Passion according to St. Matthew”
November 20, 2012 – 2:14 pm | No Comment
A Bach “Ritualization” — Review of a New DVD of the “Passion according to St. Matthew”

It is rare to encounter a moving spiritual experience in the digital realm

One lesson the church can learn from postelection America
November 13, 2012 – 5:20 pm | No Comment
One lesson the church can learn from postelection America

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One lesson the church can learn from postelection America

A New Edition of the Greek New Testament
October 31, 2012 – 4:45 pm | 17 Comments
A New Edition of the Greek New Testament

The Nestle-Aland 28th Edition: A First Look

The morning after Game 7
October 23, 2012 – 8:14 pm | No Comment
The morning after Game 7

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The morning after Game 7

“Nones” on the Rise
October 16, 2012 – 4:43 pm | 6 Comments
“Nones” on the Rise

They aren’t really all that interested in us; but we should be interested in them.

WARNING: This is about politics. Proceed accordingly.
October 11, 2012 – 9:45 pm | One Comment

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WARNING: This is about politics. Proceed accordingly.

Preaching the Voices (from the Edge)
October 10, 2012 – 9:19 am | 2 Comments
Preaching the Voices (from the Edge)

Apparently, David Schmitt has been thinking about life on the edge.

In Memoriam: Elmer W. Matthias
October 1, 2012 – 9:16 am | 3 Comments
In Memoriam: Elmer W. Matthias

Dean Hempelmann remembers Elmer Matthias, professor of practical theology, Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, 1978-1987.