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Lectionary@Lunch Live – Deuteronomy 18:15-20
January 21, 2015 – 9:36 am | No Comment

Tom Egger discusses the Old Testament pericopies in the Epiphany season, in the Year B lectionary.

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Epiphany 5 • 1 Corinthians 9:16–23 • February 8, 2015
January 27, 2015 – 10:00 am | No Comment

Editor’s note: The following homiletical help is adapted from Concordia Journal, January 2006.
By Arthur F. Graudin
Textual Considerations
For the Apostle Paul the proclamation of the gospel was not a basis for boasting on his part but ανάγκη, …

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 …

Pastoral Formation Survey
July 8, 2014 – 11:52 am | 4 Comments
Pastoral Formation Survey

The faculty of Concordia Seminary is in the midst of an assessment and revision process for the residential Master of Divinity, Alternate Route, and Deaconess Studies curricula, and we’d like to hear from you.

Call for Papers
June 23, 2014 – 9:43 am | No Comment
Call for Papers

The Theological Symposium committee invites proposals for open sectionals during the Theological Symposium, September 23-24, 2014, “Faithful Witness to God’s Story in the World Around Us: Bringing a Unique Perspective to Our Common Human Experiences.”

Blood in My Mouth
June 4, 2014 – 9:25 am | 3 Comments
Blood in My Mouth

Dreaming about a sermon in the week before Pentecost.

Is it okay for a Christian to be “happy”?
June 3, 2014 – 3:13 pm | One Comment
Is it okay for a Christian to be “happy”?

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Is it okay for a Christian to be “happy”?

“God’s Greater Story”: A Romans sermon series by David Schmitt
May 26, 2014 – 9:30 am | 3 Comments
“God’s Greater Story”: A Romans sermon series by David Schmitt

Just in time for the upcoming series of readings from Romans in the lectionary.

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

David Schmitt’s opening plenary at the 2013 Theological Symposium.

A (Lutheran) Case for Character
May 20, 2014 – 9:55 am | 5 Comments
A (Lutheran) Case for Character

Can Lutheran doctrine and character formation go together?