Upcoming Events at CTSFW—October 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/events or phone (260) 452-2100. Please note that all times for campus events are Eastern Time. MUSIC & WORSHIP SERVICES  All events take place in Kramer Chapel and are open to the public. We will also livestream these events at www.ctsfw.edu/daily-chapel and www.facebook.com/ctsfw unless otherwise indicated. November 4, 4:30 p.m. Organ Recital (no livestream); Lynne Davis...... Read More >>

Learn With Your Seminary—October 31–November 6

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, will host the following conferences for those who enjoy theological learning and traditional Lutheran worship: October 31–November 2: Luther Hostel Suffering and the Theology of the Cross: 500 Years After the Heidelberg Disputation All people go through suffering to some extent, whether in health, finances, relationships, or spiritual issues. The Church itself will have ups and downs in the days ahead, but by understanding suffering through the theology of the cross—that is, that Christ never...... Read More >>

Donation Day: Generations of Giving

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Donation Day at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, is coming up on Tuesday, October 9. This annual event has a history that goes back well over a hundred years, nearly to the first days of the Seminary itself. Begun by the wife of one of the Seminary’s first presidents, Donation Day is sponsored by the Seminary Guild, which exists to encourage and meet the needs of her students. The day will begin in the Student Commons at 9 a.m., followed...... Read More >>

Campus Visit Opportunities for Prospective Students

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—As the newest class of first-year seminarians and deaconess students begin their training at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, now is a good time for those still only considering a future in church work to make their plans for the fall. CTSFW is hosting two events in October for men and women to come to campus and find out more about their prospective vocations. Free, including on-campus housing in the dorms and meals in the dining hall, both events follow...... Read More >>

173rd Academic Year at CTSFW Begins

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Shortly after 10 a.m. on September 4, 2018, the Rev. Dr. Lawrence R. Rast Jr. declared the beginning of the 173rd academic year of Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, in the name of the Father, Son and Holy Spirit. President Rast preached for the Opening Service, speaking on the demands of Seminary in context of Jesus’ declaration that His yoke is easy, His burden light. “Some of you take up that yoke for the first time today as a student,”...... Read More >>

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—September 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. MUSIC & WORSHIP SERVICES All events take place in Kramer Chapel and are open to the public. We will also livestream these events at www.ctsfw.edu/daily-chapel and www.facebook.com/ctsfw unless otherwise indicated. September 4, 10:00 a.m. Opening Service of the 173rd Academic Year November...... Read More >>

Twenty Years of Looking Outwards

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—In the two decades that Dr. Timothy C. J. Quill served at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, he has been through war zones, seen the bodies of the dead, been held up, nearly mugged, and taught the way in which to hit a person who has you by the collar. He is not the only one; CTSFW boasts a remarkably high percentage of professors who have become very experienced travelers. “They’re hardy, fearless, and ready to go out,” Dr. Quill...... Read More >>

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—August 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. CONTINUING EDUCATION OPPORTUNITIES July 23–27 Fort Wayne, Indiana (CTSFW) Early Christian Mercy to the Secular World (Rev. Chad Kendall) Register: www.ctsfw.edu/ctsfw-events/continuing-education/fort-wayne-indiana July 23–25 Gonzales, Louisiana (Saint James Lutheran Church) Topic: Oswald Bayer as Resource for Pastoral Theology (Dr. John Pless) Register: www.ctsfw.edu/ctsfw-events/continuing-education/gonzales-louisiana...... Read More >>

5th Conference on Lutheranism and the Classics

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—In three months, Lutheranism & the Classics V: Arguing with the Philosophers will take place September 27-28 here at the Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, campus. These “arguments” with the philosophers lead back 500 years to Luther and his contemporaries. “Most assume that Luther and his followers were totally opposed to Aristotle, the Scholastics and the entire philosophical tradition,” Dr. John G. Nordling, professor of Exegetical Theology and director of the Lutheranism & the Classics series, explained. “A closer look...... Read More >>

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—July 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. SUMMER EVENTS Continuing Education For a detailed list of locations, topics and speakers, visit www.ctsfw.edu/CE. Courses are listed alphabetically according to state and city, and are open to both laypeople and pastors. They cost $100 – $150 and $150 – $225, depending...... Read More >>