Warm hearts were met with equally warm weather when mercury rose to over 35 degrees Celsius in St. Catharines on the day of the Call Service. Gathering students, their friends and family members, faculty and staff, and friends of the seminary, the service held in Grace Lutheran Church saw approximately 100 attendees joining together in … Continue reading Seminary Call Service 2016
Our seminary is pleased to announce the publication of the first English translation of a significant 16th-century Lutheran document. The Wittenberg Reformation (1545) was written by Philipp Melanchthon at the behest of Elector John Frederick, in response to a request from Emperor Charles V that each estate should give an account of reformation in their … Continue reading Historic Translation and Essay Published by Faculty
At the sacred convocation of Concordia Lutheran Seminary, Edmonton (26 May), and the Call Service of Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary, St. Catharines (28 May), the following placements were announced. More news and photos will follow later. Pastoral Candidate Placements Keith Hoveland (CLS)...................... Zion Lutheran Church, Golden Spike, Alberta Milton Lam (CLTS)............................ Christ Lutheran Church, Timmins, … Continue reading Pastoral, Vicarage, and Diaconal Placements 2016
The seminary’s annual Call Service takes place on Saturday, 28 May 2016, 4:00pm, at Grace Lutheran Church, St. Catharines. We plan to broadcast the service live by webcam. If you would like to watch, follow the link below. https://livestream.com/accounts/771825/CallService2016 A recording will be available after the event until 26 June.
Spirits ran high on the 20th of May when the students, staff and faculty of CLTS with their families gathered to celebrate the end of the school year with a barbecue on the seminary grounds. The warm Friday afternoon get together consisted of grilled burgers and sausage, potluck salads and desserts, laughs, stories, catching up, games, and … Continue reading Seminary Community welcomed the Summer with a BBQ
Rev. Paul Elliott of Cincinnati, Ohio, has announced that he has decided to decline the call to be Professor of Theology (Old Testament) at this seminary. We pray the Lord's continued blessing on his ministry, teaching, and studies.
Concordia Seminary’s annual golf tournament is scheduled for Monday, 6 June 2016, at Sawmill Golf Course in Fenwick, beginning at 11:30am (shotgun start at 1pm). The $100 per person registration fee includes BBQ lunch (sausage, hamburger, or hotdog, and a non-alcoholic beverage), green fees, golf cart, chicken/rib combo dinner, dessert, and prizes. Look for a … Continue reading Annual Seminary Golf Tournament
CLTS has extended a solemn call to Rev. Paul M. C. Elliott to serve as Professor of Theology with a specialisation in Old Testament. Rev. Elliott was interviewed on 2 April 2016 by the seminary president, the Board of Regents, and the electors of Lutheran Church–Canada. Rev. Elliott is a graduate of Concordia Seminary, St. … Continue reading Call Extended for Professor of Old Testament
Rev. Geoffrey Boyle of Wichita, Kansas, has announced that he has decided to decline the call to be Professor of Theology (Old Testament) at this seminary. We pray the Lord's continued blessing on his minstry at Grace and Trinity Lutheran Churches. Further news on the call process will follow shortly.