CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

CTSFW

Concordia Theological Seminary – Fort Wayne, IN

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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...

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,”...

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...

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...

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...

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...

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...

Advancement and Tenure for CTSFW Faculty

“His master said to him, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant. You have been faithful over a little; I will set you over much. Enter into the joy of your master.’” Matthew 25:21 At the end of each academic year, Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, has the opportunity to acknowledge the work of our faculty and to promote and celebrate their advancement. In a recent meeting, the Board of Regents called the Rev. Dr. Don C. Wiley to the faculty as assistant professor...

Upcoming Events at CTSFW—June 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. Alumni Reunion Events This year’s Alumni Reunion is on Thursday, May 17, and Friday, May 18, for the class years ending in eight and three (1948, 1953, 1958, 1963, 1968, 1973, 1978, 1983, 1988, 1993, 1998, 2003, 2008, 2013). Registration begins at...

Commencement to Close CTSFW’s 172nd Academic Year

FORT WAYNE, Ind. (CTSFW)—Students, faculty and staff along with their friends and family will come together for Baccalaureate and Commencement at Concordia Theological Seminary (CTSFW), Fort Wayne, on Friday, May 18. This will mark the close of CTSFW’s 172nd year. Graduation events take place in Kramer Chapel, though all are invited to watch baccalaureate and the graduation exercises online at www.ctsfw.edu/daily-chapel or www.facebook.com/ctsfw. Please note that all times are Eastern Daylight Time. Baccalaureate, 10:00 a.m., with the Rev. Arlo W. Pullmann of Laurel, Montana,...

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