Monthly Archives: June 2014

LCC chaplain receives one of the Armed Forces’ highest commendations

Thanks to the Canadian Lutheran for this story about CLTS grad (2000) Harold Ristau. June 25, 2014 OTTAWA – On May 31, 2014 Rev. Dr. Chaplain Harold Ristau—a member of Lutheran Church–Canada—received the Chief of Defense Staff (CDS) commendation, which … Continue reading

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Seminary for All!

Who says that religion and politics need to be boring? On Saturday, 7 June 2014, church history scholar, Dr John Stephenson, offered a spring retreat at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church in Bradford, Ontario, on the subject, “Life in the Early … Continue reading

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LCC Seminaries Launch Vocational Recruitment Campaign

LCC’s two seminaries in St. Catharines and Edmonton reported to the 2014 synodical convention that they are now in a much more healthy and stable condition than three years ago. Of course, this will not continue without the regular and … Continue reading

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CLTS Grad Serves as LCC Convention Essayist

Rev. Kurt Reinhardt is a 1999 graduate of Concordia, St. Catharines. Thanks to the Canadian Lutheran for the story below. Feed: Canadian Lutheran Online Posted on: Sunday, 8 June 2014 2:00pm Author: canluth Subject: Convention Essayist Calls to Prayer VANCOUVER … Continue reading

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CLTS Grad Elected Synodical Vice-President

Rev. Mark L. Smith is a 2009 graduate of Concordia, St. Catharines. Thanks to the Canadian Lutheran for the Story Below. Feed: Canadian Lutheran Online Posted on: Sunday, 8 June 2014 9:00am Author: canluth Subject: Convention Elects Synodical Vice Presidents … Continue reading

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He Whom God Has Sent …

Today’s devotional writing in the Treasury of Daily Prayer is particularly appropriate in this week after the call service, as our graduates are preparing to be ordained and enter into their first congregations. Martin Luther is commenting on John 3:34, “For … Continue reading

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Celebrating Service

Sometimes it is hard to remember that pastors are among the craziest people in the world. Thus observed Rev. Rolf Preus in his message to more than 200 guests in attendance, and especially to the six candidates for placement (including … Continue reading

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