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 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.
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
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
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
Essay/Bible Study delivered to the national convention of Lutheran Church-Canada on 12 June 2022, in Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
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
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
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
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