Category Archives: Concordia Lutheran Seminary

Martin Luther as Missionary

This paper has been published previously on “Go!” But, I have had requests to publish it again. Over the next number of Mondays, an adapted version of a paper I presented on Martin Luther will be posted.  The topic of … Continue reading

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“Defending the Faith” — A Free Online Four Session Apologetics Course

“Defending the Faith” with Dr. Jonathan Strand (Principal, School of Theology, Ethics, and Leadership, Concordia University College of Alberta) will be the next Quest course offered by Concordia Lutheran Seminary in Edmonton. There will be four sessions: Jan. 20, 27, … Continue reading

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“Our Legacy of Faith: Relationships with God” with Dr. James Gimbel

God’s relationship with people of the past are instructive for our relationship with God today.  In a four-part Quest series, Dr. James Gimbel, the President of Concordia Lutheran Seminary (Edmonton) leads an engaging study of some prominent people in the Bible … Continue reading

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Canadian Bishops Launch a National Strategy to Promote Palliative Care

The Catholic Register reports that Canadian bishops are launching a national strategy to combat euthanasia. The article states, Speaking at the annual plenary of the Canadian Conference of Catholic Bishops (CCCB), Archbishop Paul-André Durocher, the CCCB president, announced the  national strategy … Continue reading

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“They Need to be Fetched Home”

Robert Kolb offers the following thoughts in a recent article (“God’s Word Produces Faith and Fruit: Reflections from Luther’s Understanding of the Sermon on the Mount”) published in the Concordia Journal (Summer 2014, pages 217-224): The parable of the Good Shepherd … Continue reading

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Check out the Debut Issue of the Journal of Lutheran Mission

If you are interested in reflecting on the work of Christ through His Church globally from a Lutheran perspective, you will want to check out the debut issue of the Journal of Lutheran Mission.  The debut issue of the journal features papers … Continue reading

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A New Journal of Lutheran Mission Published

President Matthew C. Harrison of the Lutheran Church — Missouri Synod explains why a new Journal of Lutheran Mission is being published.  He says,  “It is our desire to follow the tradition of mission that led to the founding of the Missouri Synod, … Continue reading

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“Go, and do not be silent” — Martin Luther

A missionary thought from Martin Luther: ‘After we have learned to know God in His Son and have received the forgiveness of sins and the Holy Spirit, who endues hearts with joy and with the peace of soul by which … Continue reading

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Christianity and the Movies: Free Online Quest Course begins in September

The Canadian Lutheran, an online magazine of Lutheran Church – Canada has announced that Concordia Lutheran Seminary will be offering another free online Quest course.  Here is the announcement: Discernment, or the ability to distinguish and test things, is held … Continue reading

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Fuelled to be Useful

Rev. Kurt Marquart, former professor at Concordia Theological Seminary (Fort Wayne, IN), now residing in the Church Triumphant, speaks to the importance of God’s people being fueled by God’s Word so that they might live productive lives in their vocations. … Continue reading

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