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Faculty Booksigning – Tuesday, May 14, 2013
May 6, 2013 – 12:52 pm | No Comment
Faculty Booksigning – Tuesday, May 14, 2013

Concordia Seminary faculty who have published books in the past year will be honored at the annual faculty booksigning.

Concordia Journal Currents – David Lumpp’s “First Things First”
October 15, 2012 – 8:00 am | No Comment

Will Schumacher talks with David Lumpp about his book “First Things First,” one of the latest books from Concordia Seminary Press. Dr. Lumpp is professor of theology at Concordia University, St. Paul, Minn.

Concordia Seminary celebrates faculty authors
May 23, 2012 – 10:00 am | No Comment

At its annual booksigning reception, Concordia Seminary honored the following faculty who have written or contributed to books published in the last year.

Extinction within Creation
February 10, 2012 – 5:23 am | No Comment
Extinction within Creation

Great Auk—Wikipedia Commons The year 2011 saw a number of species go into extinction. These include among others, the western black rhinoceros . Others are in danger as well. On  Friday, Oct 28, 2011  USA Today ran and article entitled, “Extinct in 20 Years?” “Tigers, Lions, Cheetahs, extinct in 20 years?

Food for theological reflection
March 16, 2011 – 2:10 pm | 3 Comments
Food for theological reflection

“Food is supposed to be sacred, not fast.”

Frankenfish Salmon
October 5, 2010 – 1:50 am | No Comment
Frankenfish Salmon

So, what do you think of the genetically modified salmon that has been nicknamed Frankenfish? Various news agencies reported last week that the company AquaBounty is asking the FDA to approve as safe the farm raised genetically modified salmon. It apparently grows much faster and much larger (2-3 times) than your average salmon

It’s Out!
October 1, 2010 – 12:41 pm | No Comment
It’s Out!

A month ago or so, I mentioned that a “small catechism” version (about thirty pages or so) of Together With All Creatures: Caring for God’s Living Earth appeared in time for our church’s National Youth Gathering (on right and below). Well, this past week the “large catechism” version (on left) is now out and has been sent to our pastors and congregations. It provides a more thorough treatment of the subject. The first half explores where we fit within creation by providing brief historical overview and then developing a theology of our place within creation for today.

Great Overview
September 17, 2010 – 2:42 am | No Comment
Great Overview

As a systematician, I like the big picture. I like to see how all the individual pieces fit into the entire picture. It helps me to grasp—as much as I can—what’s going on. That’s partly why the field of ecology intrigues me as well

God Made Room for Them—Can We?
July 8, 2010 – 2:27 pm | No Comment
God Made Room for Them—Can We?

Norman Wirzba develops the theme of extending hospitality to all of God’s creatures in his book, The Paradise of God . He notes that hospitality in the Old Testament involved in part the inviting of sojourners into the home, in brief, making room for them. God carved out spaces (land, air, water) for all of his creatures

On Becoming a Craniac, Part I
July 1, 2010 – 2:45 pm | No Comment
On Becoming a Craniac, Part I

Ok. I know that this is somewhat typical of me.