Opening Service 2022

The opening service for the 47th academic year at Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary will take place on Sunday, 11 September 2022, 4:00pm, in the seminary chapel. We invite the church community to join the students, staff, and faculty for this festive occasion. The service will be live-streamed from our YouTube channel. Rev. Dr James Kellerman … Continue reading Opening Service 2022

Dr. Korcok receives Magister Magnus award.

Dr. Korcok was chosen to receive the Magister Magnus award by the Consortium for Classical Lutheran Education (CCLE). This award recognizes distinguished educators for exceptional vision, service, and dedication for the cause of classical Lutheran education. In advance of the award Dr. Korcok was interviewed on KFUO’s “The Coffee Hour” where he talked about why … Continue reading Dr. Korcok receives Magister Magnus award.

Through the Valley: New Poems by Rev. Kurt Reinhardt

Rev. Kurt E. Reinhardt has released a new volume of poetry written to accompany Christians "through the valley of the shadow of death". The 25 poems are accompanied by Scripture verses and illustrated with photography by Rev. Reinhardt, Dr Thomas Winger, and Rev. Will Weedon. Two icons by H. Avery Prozenko complete the artwork. Rev. … Continue reading Through the Valley: New Poems by Rev. Kurt Reinhardt

Summer Hours at Concordia

The seminary will be officially closed for the month of July 2022. This is to accommodate faculty and staff holidays. Some faculty are travelling to speak at conferences. Most of our students are also away. Please continue to remember us with your gifts and prayers. Although it's a quiet time, we still have work to … Continue reading Summer Hours at Concordia

2022: The Return of the Tournament

After a two year hiatus, the annual CLTS Golf Tournament was back. The format was a bit different, but the enthusiasm was the same. We had a full registration, and the golfers were blessed with beautiful weather. As they arrived at Sawmill Golf Course in Fenwick, Ontario, they received a boxed lunch and SWAG bag, and then joined … Continue reading 2022: The Return of the Tournament

Spring Newsletter 2022

The latest news from Concordia has been sent out to all congregations in Lutheran Church–Canada in our Spring Newsletter. It includes congregational placements for our graduate and vicars, a story from a current vicar, and news about the call of a new faculty member. You can read it online here. Please remember to support our … Continue reading Spring Newsletter 2022

CLTS Student Called to Niagara Congregation

Rev. Saulo Bledoff, a Brazilian pastor enrolled in our seminary's Master of Theological Studies degree, was called to St John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, Snyder, Ontario, and installed on Sunday, 22 May 2022. Pastor Bledoff follows Rev. Darryl Stefanik, who retired last year after 25 years of service at St John's. In addition to the great … Continue reading CLTS Student Called to Niagara Congregation

Dr Harold Ristau Deploying to Lutherans in Africa

This summer we bid farewell to Dr Harold Ristau and his family as they join the Lutherans in Africa mission in Kenya for three to five years. After teaching a course in 2019 at the Lutheran School of Theology in Nairobi, Kenya, he was impressed by the high quality education, which surpassed any other contexts … Continue reading Dr Harold Ristau Deploying to Lutherans in Africa

Called to Serve: Call Service 2022

The Call Service is a once-in-a-lifetime event for students who have devoted four or five years of their life to seminary studies, fervent­ly desiring to enter the pastoral ministry. We are thankful once again to have been able to have gathered for this joyful occasion. Chad Miller received his congregational placement as Assistant Pastor at … Continue reading Called to Serve: Call Service 2022

Pastoral and Vicarage Placements 2022

At the Call Service of Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary, St. Catharines, held at Christ Lutheran Church on Saturday, 28 May 2022, the following placements were announced. More news and photos will follow later. Pastoral Candidate Placements Kyle Eddy (CLS)Zion Lutheran Church, Prince George, BC /Vanderhoof Lutheran Church, Vanderhoof, BCChad Miller (CLTS)Assistant Pastor, Grace Lutheran Church, … Continue reading Pastoral and Vicarage Placements 2022