In 150th year, alumni at Spring Convocation focus on seminary’s founding with an eye on church renewal
Posted by James on May 16, 2014 at 11:04 am.
The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP), observing the 150th anniversary of its founding this year, focused on both history and church renewal at its annual Spring Convocation April 29 and 30, 2014. The gathered alumni heard from three keynoters. The Rev. Dr. Philip D.W. Krey, seminary president and Ministerium of New York Professor of […]
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When the Rev. Dr. Frederick Houk Borsch was honored April 9 with the seminary’s Anglican Chair being named for him, Borsch acknowledged the naming as a “great honor.” “But you have to remember,” Borsch said, “even though I have been here for some time, the Chair is really a sign of shared cooperation between Lutherans […]
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How does today’s church bring hope to those experiencing the profound frustration of hopelessness in communities and neighborhoods marked by poverty and injustice? One approach is through community organizing involving congregations that collaborate to rally their neighbors to bring about needed change for themselves as individuals, and for others. Last month, two alumni from The […]
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Dear Seminary Friends: As I approach the end of my time as president of The Lutheran Theological Seminary of Philadelphia (LTSP), I want to once again express my deep appreciation to our trustees, faculty, staff, students, alumni, bishops, synods, donors, and friends for all your support over the last 15 years. As I close out […]
Preaching Scholar David J. Lose Elected President of The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia
Posted by James on May 14, 2014 at 9:35 am.
The Rev. Dr. David J. Lose, Marbury Anderson Associate Professor of Biblical Preaching at Luther Seminary in St. Paul, Minnesota, has been elected president of The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP). Lose assumes his duties at the start of the 2014 academic year, succeeding the Rev. Dr. Philip D.W. Krey, who announced last year […]
Posted by James on May 12, 2014 at 9:34 am.
Challenged and Renewed: Exploring personal growth in Ministry Join us on the campus of The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP) in the Mt. Airy section of Philadelphia for refreshments; Bible study; conversations with students, faculty, and staff; and information about education opportunities, financial aid, and admission processes. And meet others who are exploring. There […]
Posted by James on May 5, 2014 at 9:30 am.
Dear Members of the LTSP Community, On behalf of The Lutheran Theological Seminary at Philadelphia (LTSP) Presidential Search Committee, I am pleased to offer the following update. The committee was gratified by the excellent candidates who indicated interest in the position and were willing to engage in mutual discernment. Twenty-three nominations were submitted, and seventeen […]