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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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Liberian, Ethiopian church leaders to discuss evangelism in Africa
November 26, 2014 – 11:21 am | No Comment

Liberian, Ethiopian church leaders to discuss evangelism in Africa

Amos Bolay will speak about Liberia on December 8, and Wakseyoum Idossa will speak about Ethiopia on December 16. Both will be live streamed.

Remembering Brother Mel
October 21, 2013 – 9:39 pm | No Comment
Remembering Brother Mel

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Remembering Brother Mel

Continuing Education and Ministry 411
October 11, 2013 – 10:55 am | 5 Comments
Continuing Education and Ministry 411

Read good books with your favorite professors in the new Concordia Seminary Book Club.

Leave Your Gift at the Altar and “Text”?
October 9, 2013 – 12:38 pm | 2 Comments
Leave Your Gift at the Altar and “Text”?

Is social media the new “forgiveness technology”?

What makes a book sacred?
September 25, 2013 – 4:15 pm | 3 Comments
What makes a book sacred?

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What makes a book sacred?

A View of the Gospel From Saturn
September 11, 2013 – 6:31 pm | No Comment
A View of the Gospel From Saturn

A few weeks ago, the Cassini spacecraft flew by Saturn. As it did so, it turned its cameras back toward earth and and snapped pictures of it just as the Voyager 1 space craft did so in 1990. If memory serves me correctly (which does not always do anymore) the image of the earth took about one quarter of a pixel of space on the photograph. Now Cassini-Hyguns has taken a slightly higher resolution photograph in which one can even see the moon along with the earth

Light From Above
September 9, 2013 – 7:42 am | No Comment
Light From Above

In anticipation of our 175th year at Concordia Seminary, the following prayer from the Gelasian Sacramentary (c. 500) is fitting for us all:

An Interview with Max Lucado
September 4, 2013 – 10:25 am | 4 Comments
An Interview with Max Lucado

Max Lucado discusses, among other things, his new book “You’ll Get Through This” with Concordia Seminary Professor David Schmitt.

Call for Nominations, Faculty Member in Practical Theology
August 20, 2013 – 5:07 pm | One Comment
Call for Nominations, Faculty Member in Practical Theology

Concordia Seminary is seeking a called, full-time faculty member who will teach in the area of Practical Theology.
 
The successful candidate must…

Be rostered as a Minister of Religion-Ordained in the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod and be a …

Review of Reed Lessing’s Isaiah 40-55 Commentary
August 7, 2013 – 6:34 pm | One Comment
Review of Reed Lessing’s Isaiah 40-55 Commentary

The Review of Biblical Literature, a publication of the Society of Biblical Literature, published a very positive review of Prof. Reed Lessing’s commentary on Isaiah 40-55 in the Concordia Commentary Series. The entire review is available …

On Don Draper, Dostoevsky, and the anti-hero in us all
August 1, 2013 – 9:05 pm | No Comment
On Don Draper, Dostoevsky, and the anti-hero in us all

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On Don Draper, Dostoevsky, and the anti-hero in us all