St Andrew 2015

The following sermon was preached by Dr Thomas Winger in the seminary's Martin Luther Chapel for the divine service in commemoration of St Andrew, 30 November 2015. The text is John 1:35-42. Two nameless disciples stand talking with their teacher John, the Baptiser. At this point in the story, only two names matter: John the … Continue reading St Andrew 2015

Help the Seminary with Your Christmas Shopping

As you do your Christmas shopping, you can support the seminary in a few simple ways. If you shop at Amazon, you can put your shopping to work for us as well. Anything you buy at Amazon can be credited to us if you enter Amazon through our seminary link. This applies to books, electronics, … Continue reading Help the Seminary with Your Christmas Shopping

Recent Faculty Publications

The tripus (gen. tripodis) is a well-worn academic metaphor--referring to the three-legged stool on which the student tepidly sits while being interrogated by his university examiners. The tripus has also been used to illustrate the threefold work of a professor: teaching, research/writing, and administration. It is difficult for anyone to excel at all three, but … Continue reading Recent Faculty Publications

Call for Award Nominations

Each May at the annual Call Service Concordia Luthern Theological Seminary has the opportunity to confer two major awards on worthy pastors or lay members of Lutheran Church–Canada. The recipient of the "Friend of the Seminary" award is nominated by the faculty or Board of Regents for making a significant contribution to the well-being of … Continue reading Call for Award Nominations

Advent Lessons and Carols 2015

The seminary community warmly invites you to our service of Advent Lessons and Carols. This treasured annual event takes place this year on the Second Sunday in Advent, 6 December 2015, at 4.00pm. The seminary faculty, staff, and students will be joined by Resurrection Lutheran Choir, under the direction of Dianne Humann. As members of … Continue reading Advent Lessons and Carols 2015

New Volume of Lutheran Theological Review Released

Lutheran Theological Review is an annual journal published by the two seminary faculties of Lutheran Church–Canada. It provides a forum for our professors and pastors to publish their research, and for the seminaries to provide resources and to stimulate the minds of our pastorate and laity. Free copies are sent to every pastor in LCC, … Continue reading New Volume of Lutheran Theological Review Released

Sermon: The Commemoration of Martin Luther 2015

The following sermon was preached by Rev. Dr John Stephenson in the seminary's Martin Luther Chapel for a divine service on the occasion of Martin Luther's birthday. Commemoration of Martin Luther 10 November 2015 St John 6:52-69 Words are decidedly dangerous things, which is why policemen warn those they arrest that, “Anything you say may … Continue reading Sermon: The Commemoration of Martin Luther 2015

Lutheran Pastor’s Desk Diary 2016

Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary, St. Catharines, is again pleased to offer to the church the annual Pastor’s Desk Diary. It contains readings from the three-year and one-year lectionaries, including variants for the major Lutheran churches in Canada (LCC, ELCIC, WELS). The original work of Thrivent Financial in the US has been adapted to the Canadian … Continue reading Lutheran Pastor’s Desk Diary 2016