Applications for Ph.D. in Theological Studies Due Soon

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—As of February 1, four highly qualified applicants have been accepted into the new Ph.D. in Theological Studies Program offered at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, to begin their coursework in September. There are only a few spots still open, and the program has extended the deadline to March 15 for this first year. In subsequent years, applications will be due by January 15. The Ph.D. in Theological Studies marks CTSFW’s second academic doctoral program, offering concentrations in the areas...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—March 2018

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Check out the upcoming events offered by Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), 6600 N. Clinton Street, Fort Wayne, Indiana.  For additional information concerning all events please go to www.ctsfw.edu or phone 260.452.2100. Please note that all times for campus events are Eastern Time. Christ Academy Confirmation Retreat We Believe: Why the Creed Matters Today February 16–18, 2018 Presenter: Rev. Matthew Wietfeldt, director of Christ Academy Retreat Fee: $110 per person (includes on-campus housing and meals) Registration: Email Retreats@ctsfw.edu or call 260.452.2204. Prayerfully Consider Campus Visit...

CTSFW Partnership With Supporters Pays Tuition in Full for Pastoral and Diakonal Programs

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—A central goal of Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne’s strategic plan has been 100% tuition coverage for our students. The Seminary is privileged to announce that years of targeted work have borne fruit: beginning with the 2018-19 academic year, tuition for all incoming, residential pastoral ministry and deaconess students will be paid in full. “In 2013, with the help of a grant from the Lilly Foundation, we did an exhaustive study of student debt that drove us to establish 100%...

CTSFW Kantorei Heads West for Lenten Tour

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—This year the Kantorei, a men’s choir of pastoral students studying at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, will travel through three western states for their annual Lenten Tour. These evening prayer services will provide an opportunity for local congregations and church members to not only listen to the Kantorei, but to worship alongside, singing congregational hymns and canticles. The tour is seasonally-focused, created around the 40 solemn days of Lent. Kantor Kevin Hildebrand directs the choir, while Associate Kantor Matthew...

Summer Retreats for Theologically-Engaged High School Students

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Every summer, Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, offers two theological conferences for high school students: Christ Academy High School for men, June 17–30, and Phoebe Academy High School for women, June 17–24. “It’s a wonderful experience for your child,” said Phoebe Academy mom, Pamela Buhler. “Not only with their walk, but also in their knowledge of how they can serve the Lord for the rest of their life.” As a long-time attendee and proctor at Christ Academy High School, first...