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Lectionary@Lunch Live – Mark 7:24-37
August 26, 2015 – 9:09 am | One Comment

In a special excerpt from his online D.Min. course on Mark, Prof. Jim Voelz discusses the Gospel pericope for the 15th Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 18), in the context of the Year B lectionary.

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Proper 19 • James 3:1–12 • September 13, 2015
September 1, 2015 – 9:30 am | No Comment

By William W. Schumacher
The text of this passage from the Epistle of James is interesting both grammatically and lexically. The passage is rich in imagery, and the vocabulary is rather unusual. The preacher is invited …

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?

An Essential Theology of Easter
May 12, 2014 – 10:20 am | No Comment
An Essential Theology of Easter

What is the difference between saying “Jesus lives” and “Jesus is risen”?

His Resurrection and Ours: Why Easter Matters
May 5, 2014 – 12:10 pm | 2 Comments
His Resurrection and Ours: Why Easter Matters

There remains no doubt that Easter is very important for Christians. But it is just as important to know why Easter matters.

Get Closer to Your DMin with Continuing Education
April 28, 2014 – 11:18 am | 3 Comments
Get Closer to Your DMin with Continuing Education

New ways to engage lifelong learning in ministry.