Dr James Kellerman to Join the Faculty

We are delighted to announce that Rev. Dr James A. Kellerman has accepted the call to join the seminary faculty. He announced this decision to his congregation, First Bethlehem Lutheran Church, Chicago, on Sunday, 15 May, at the end of their celebration of the congregation's 150th anniversary. The seminary's Board of Directors (Regents) had extended … Continue reading Dr James Kellerman to Join the Faculty

Call Service 2022

CLTS Call Service 2019 The seminary’s annual Call Service will take place at Christ Lutheran Church, 140 Russell Ave, St. Catharines, on Saturday, 28 May 2022, 4.00pm. We heartily invite members of LCC, and especially friends and family of the students and award recipients, to attend this festive event. Chad Miller will be certified to … Continue reading Call Service 2022

Faculty Call Extended

The Board of Directors (Regents), upon recommendation of President Winger, have extended a solemn call to Rev. Dr James A. Kellerman to join the seminary faculty. The decision was taken with prayer after interviewing candidates on Thursday, 28 April. The call process began after Dr John Stephenson announced his intention to enter retirement at the … Continue reading Faculty Call Extended

Sermon: St Mark, Evangelist, 2022

The following sermon was preached by Dr Harold Ristau in the seminary's Martin Luther Chapel for the divine service on the occasion of St Mark, Evangelist, 25 April 2022. The holy apostles, most of whom shed their blood for their Lord, weren’t always courageous. They had their moments. But God used them anyway to carry … Continue reading Sermon: St Mark, Evangelist, 2022

Guild Day 2022: Back in Person!

The Concordia Seminary Guild has provided support to our students and faculty nearly since the seminary's opening day. Their annual membership dues of $5 per person multiply when nearly 1,000 people renew each year. With these offerings, the Guild provides annual gifts to the students to help with their studies and pays for regular projects … Continue reading Guild Day 2022: Back in Person!

LWMLC Vicars’ Luncheon 2022

Vicarage is a very important step in a seminary student's formation towards the pastoral ministry—the opportunity to spend a whole year working in a congregation to put their theological education into practice. The annual vicars' dinner, hosted by the Lutheran Women's Missionary League–Canada (LWMLC), opens the door a crack to see what they're getting into. … Continue reading LWMLC Vicars’ Luncheon 2022

Sermon: Easter Wednesday 2022, The Rule of Threes

The following sermon was preached by Dr Thomas Winger for the divine service in the seminary's Martin Luther Chapel on Easter Wednesday, 20 April 2022. The text is John 21:1-14. Dear brothers and sisters of our Lord Jesus Christ: I wake up, shower, dress, head to the kitchen and eat breakfast. A bike ride, morning … Continue reading Sermon: Easter Wednesday 2022, The Rule of Threes

Ready, Set, Golf! Registration Is Open

Registration for the 2022 Concordia Seminary Golf Tournament is now open! We aren't going to let any pandemic stop another tournament, so we have made a few changes. What to expect. Upon arrival at Sawmill Golf Course you will be greeted with a delectable bag lunch and tote bag of golf goodies. In place of the shot-gun … Continue reading Ready, Set, Golf! Registration Is Open

Seminary Guild Day; Newsletter Released

The Seminary Guild will be holding its traditional Guild Day in person at the seminary on Saturday, 23 April 2022. Please come to meet the students, support their formation, participate in the decision-making, and enjoy a light lunch together. The deadline for registration is approaching very quickly, so please return the registration form in the … Continue reading Seminary Guild Day; Newsletter Released

Sermon: The Annunciation of Our Lord 2022

The following sermon was preached by Dr Thomas Winger in the seminary's Martin Luther Chapel for the divine service in celebration of the Feast of the Annunciation of Our Lord, on Friday, 25 March 2022. Luke 1:26-38 Dear brothers and sisters of our Lord Jesus Christ: “Life begins at conception.” Or does it? I’ve always … Continue reading Sermon: The Annunciation of Our Lord 2022