Pastor Wrede’s Recruitment Travel in the South

Pastor Bill Wrede will be recruiting for Concordia Seminary, Saint Louis in the following cities in Oklahoma, Louisiana, Mississippi, and Alabama from April 9-13.  Please contact Pastor Wrede at or 314.505.7221 to make an appointment and for specifics about where to meet with him.  During the dates below, he can be reached at 314.750.5151. Continue reading

St. Baldrick’s Comes to Concordia Seminary

Concordia Seminary is participating in a St. Baldrick’s Foundation shaving event for the second year.  President Dale Meyer will be among those getting their heads shaved as we raise money to find a cure for childhood cancers.  Kyle Castens (Admissions Counselor for the West) and Bill Wrede (Admissions Counselor for the East) are also participating.  Want to learn more about this May 3 event?  Please go to

This Joyful Eastertide!

Now on the first day of the week Mary Magdalene came early to the tomb, while it was still dark, and saw the stone already taken away from the tomb.  John 20:1 (NASB) 

This joyful Eastertide!  We join with the Church throughout the world greeting one another, “Christ is risen!  He is risen, indeed!  Alleluia!  We, like Mary, may even rise all the earlier today to rejoice again in the truth that Jesus is not dead but lives and reigns as our Savior and King. Continue reading

Fall 2013 Teaching Position Available

Are you coming to Seminary this fall? Is your wife looking for a teaching position? Here’s one to consider:

EAGLE College Prep in St. Louis is looking for teachers for this fall (K-3rd grade). You can view job openings at If you have any questions, contact Rev. Matthew Hoehner at 314-541-0072 or

Cause for Celebration!

Rejoicing greatly!  The Admissions Committee met yesterday and accepted 20 students.  Of those, 15 are for the Spring 2013 cohort of the Specific Ministry Pastor program.  Five are Master of Divinity students.  We have an additional 34 Master of Divinity applications in the process of being prepared for the Admissions Committee.  We continue to pray for our applicants and those accepted.

Admissions Committee Meeting Results

The Admissions Committee is pleased to report that the following were admitted at their December 10 meeting:

Master of Divinity – 4

Certificate – 1

Specific Ministry Pastor – 2

We pray God will continue to bless these individuals as they prepare to take entrance exams and other preparations for enrollment.


Please contact the Admissions Office if you have any questions about submitting your application or the admissions process. or 800.822.9545