CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

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Opening Service 2021

Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne Opens Its 176th Academic Year Welcoming students and celebrating the installation of new faculty and staff FORT WAYNE, IN, September 14, 2021—By God’s grace and to His glory alone, Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW), held its Opening Service on Tuesday, September 7, 2021. President Lawrence R. Rast Jr. thanked the faculty, staff, students, families, and friends—gathered both in person and online around the world—and welcomed them “as we begin our 176th academic year, which is really a testimony,...

Commencement 2021

                                 COMMENCEMENT 2021 “Fear God and Fear Not” The 2021 Baccalaureate, Organ Recital, and Commencement Ceremony at Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne FORT WAYNE, IN, May 25, 2021—The 175th academic year of Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne (CTSFW) has officially reached its completion. On a beautiful, sunny day in May, faculty, staff, students, and loved ones gathered together to send graduates out into the world to teach the faithful, reach the lost, and...

Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne Sends Workers into His Harvest Field

         Assignment & Call Services 2021 FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Rebecca Ahlersmeyer, (260) 452-3151, rebecca.ahlersmeyer@ctsfw.edu Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne Sends Workers into His Harvest Field The Vicarage and Deaconess Internship Assignment Service and Candidate Call Service 2021 FORT WAYNE, IN, April 29, 2021— At last. Not only did our vicars, deaconess interns, and call candidates reach this milestone in ministry training, but their loved ones got to be there to cheer them on. What a difference a year makes. We missed this. We missed...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—Spring 2021

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. Upcoming Events Spring 2021 Come together to celebrate and “Make Known His Deeds!” Note on Services: There will be no Daily Chapel service on April 2, Good Friday, nor on April 5, Easter Monday, due to Easter Break. There will also be no...

Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana Receives Highest Ratings from Accrediting Agencies

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE February 16, 2021 Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana Receives Highest Ratings from Accrediting Agencies The administration and Board of Regents of Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana (CTSFW) are pleased to announce that CTSFW has again received full accreditation from the Association of Theological Schools (ATS) and the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) for the next ten years – the longest term the accrediting agencies can approve. “This ten-year reaffirmation of accreditation builds upon the strength of the ten-year reaffirmation...

Rev. Dr. Lawrence R. Rast Jr. Reappointed for Third Term as President of CTSFW

January 22, 2021 The Board of Regents of Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, Indiana, is delighted to announce the unanimous reappointment of the Rev. Dr. Lawrence R. Rast Jr. as president. “The Board of Regents is very pleased that we can reappoint Dr. Rast for a third term as president of Concordia Theological Seminary,” commented Dr. Leo S. Mackay, Jr., vice chairman, CTSFW Board of Regents. “He is uniquely qualified to lead the Seminary through the significant challenges facing all institutions of higher...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—October–November 2020

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. Upcoming Events Fall 2020–Winter 2021 Come together to celebrate and “Make Known His Deeds!” Photo Credit: “Autumn Glory” by Seminarian Micah Brooks Event plenaries and chapel events are livestreamed! Online-only registration is available! Faculty Advancement Join our Facebook livestream next Wednesday, Nov. 4 at 11 a.m. to celebrate...

We’ve Cut the Ribbon!

CTSFW and LSAA Track and Field Facility Dedication—October 2020   Announcing the Dedication of The CTSFW and LSAA Track and Field Facility Renovated Track Opens to Community Despite the rain that saturated the morning of October 4, the sun permeated the gloom long enough to allow an excited collective to come together, celebrate a milestone in relationship building, and officially open a newly-renovated resource to the community. On this cloudy Sunday afternoon, local school leaders and representatives from partner organizations gathered to officially cut...

Wenthe Chair and Miles Christi Day!

Wenthe Chair and Miles Christi Day—September 2020                           Announcing the Dedication of The Dean O. Wenthe Chair of Old Testament Theology At 10:00 a.m. on September 11, 2020, staff, faculty, students, friends, and family gathered to celebrate the dedication of the Dr. Dean O. Wenthe Chair of Old Testament Theology. Despite the social distancing, it was amazing how full the chapel service looked and felt. The homily by President Emeritus and Professor...

Monthly Update—August 2020

175th  Anniversary Concordia Theological Seminary is celebrating 175 years of forming servants in Jesus Christ who teach the faithful, reach the lost, and care for all. This theme will be woven throughout the conferences and events of this academic year. Join us in praising God for so many blessed years as we pray for many more to come.    175th Music/Lecture Series Lecture with President Rast  Sunday, October 18, 2:30 p.m.Taking Place Symposia Week  Sunday, January 17, 2021 Taking Place Call Week  Sunday, April 25, 2021...