Seminary Placements 2011

At the annual Call Service, held on Saturday, 28 May 2011, at Christ Lutheran Church in St. Catharines, CLTS announced the placement of two pastoral graduates and five vicars: Pastoral Candidates: Ernest R. Green           Associate Pastor, St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, North Tonawanda, NY Wei Ge (Wayne) Zhang    Associate Pastor, Trinity Lutheran Church, Richmond, B.C. Vicars: Wes … Continue reading Seminary Placements 2011

Call Service Webcast

This Saturday, 28 May, 4:00pm, is the occasion of the seminary's annual Call Service.  This year two graduates will receive their pastoral placements, and five students will receive their vicarage assignments. The service takes place at Christ Lutheran Church, 140 Russel Ave, St. Catharines, Ontario. If you cannot be present, you can watch live online … Continue reading Call Service Webcast

Evangelism Class Lands in Guelph

Not all lessons are taught in a classroom. The ten students in Dr Mundt’s Evangelism in the Parish course recently “took to the road”. After attending the East District’s “EvangelFest” and discussing “Out-of-Church Experiences” and “Close Encounters of the Church-Kind” on Friday and Saturday (13-14 May), the students were given opportunities to put principles into … Continue reading Evangelism Class Lands in Guelph

Scandinavian Conference Programme

The programme for the upcoming symposium on Scandinavian Lutheranism is now available here. The conference begins on Monday evening following the LCC synodical convention–we warmly invite all delegates and guests to stay on in southern Ontario and join us. The opening lecture, by Rev. Juhana Pohjola, Dean of Luther Foundation Finland, takes place on Monday, 6 … Continue reading Scandinavian Conference Programme

C. F. W. Walther Anniversary Year

Saturday, 7 May 2011, is the commemoration of C. F. W. Walther, recognising the date of his passing into eternity in 1887. We encourage the members of LCC (and the LCMS) to take particular note of this patriarchal theologian and founding president (of both the LCMS and Concordia Seminary, St. Louis) in this, his two-hundredth … Continue reading C. F. W. Walther Anniversary Year

Scandinavian Symposium Welcomes Dean Pohjola and President Matthew Harrison

The seminary's symposium on Scandinavian Lutheranism is fast approaching. It will begin on the Monday evening following the LCC synodical convention--we warmly invite all delegates and guests to stay on in southern Ontario and join us. The opening lecture takes place on Monday, 6 June, at 7:00pm. The conference concludes on Wednesday, 8 June, at … Continue reading Scandinavian Symposium Welcomes Dean Pohjola and President Matthew Harrison

Guild Petitions Synod on behalf of the Seminary

At Guild Day 2011 members of the 1000-strong Concordia Seminary Guild discussed at length the implications of the upcoming LCC synodical convention for their beloved seminary. The workbook contains four overtures that call for LCC to close one of her seminaries in an effort to save money. Acting President Dr Tom Winger explained to the … Continue reading Guild Petitions Synod on behalf of the Seminary

Guild Day 2011

The Concordia Seminary Guild meets twice a year in St. Catharines to conduct business, show their support for the seminary, meet the students, and be fed and entertained. Most years the Guild reaches an astonishing membership level of one thousand people. The sale of $5.00 memberships supports a number of significant projects that fall outside … Continue reading Guild Day 2011