Aug 06, 2008 Print This Article

Seminary Visitation Event For Prospective Pastors and Deaconesses

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, is pleased to invite prospective students and their guests to attend “Contemplate,” to be held October 9-11 on the Seminary campus. Designed for those who are college age or older, the structured visitation event provides an effective means of learning more about life in the Concordia Seminary community and the preparation that leads to service as a pastor, missionary, chaplain or deaconess in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.

Visitors will have the opportunity to worship with the Seminary community in The Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus, visit classes and tour the campus. Participants also will hear presentations on academic offerings, financial assistance, housing, resident field education, internship and the admission process. Guests may wish to take advantage of the many recreational opportunities in the St. Louis area.

Visitors will attend an Information Fair designed to highlight many organizations and opportunities that life at Concordia Seminary offers. More than 30 representatives from organizations involved in nearly all aspects of life in the Seminary community will be present to share information and answer questions.

There is no charge to attend “Contemplate…,” and all meals and lodging are provided free of charge. Round-trip transportation to Concordia Seminary from the airport is provided.

For more information, contact the Admissions Office at (800) 822-9545 or