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Each week you will find new stories posted here about how God is using the Institute of Lutheran Theology to sow the seed of the gospel. Check back often to stay informed. 

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January 17, 2020

In November, Dr. Robert Benne, Professor of Ethics at ILT, published Thanks Be to God: Memoirs of a Practical Theologian with the American Lutheran Publicity Bureau (ALPB). Dr. Benne is one of the founding faculty of ILT and has been a great supporter of ILT’s mission....

January 10, 2020

Jacobson is pictured here with Connie Seddon of the CHI.  Photograph from the Concordia Historical Institute 45th annual awards banquet and annual meeting on Friday, Nov. 8, 2019, at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. LCMS Communications/Erik M. Lunsford — at Concordia Sem...

December 20, 2019

December, the Year of Our Lord 2019

Peace and Good Will to All!

People all over the world are in the thrall of preparing for a celebration of the anniversary of history’s greatest event:  The Nativity of our Lord. Or, putting it in more theological terms, the Incarnation...

December 13, 2019

We hope you had a blessed Thanksgiving! We at the Institute of Lutheran Theology are so very thankful for all of you! Your prayers and financial support make our existence possible.

Here are highlights for 2019:

We had record numbers of students in calendar year 2019, e...

November 27, 2019

By Rev. Timothy Swenson, Chaplain

Oh give thanks to the Lord, for he is good; for his steadfast love endures forever!

(1 Chronicles 16:34)

The Day of Thanksgiving has come upon us. Politicians have established it. Preachers exhort it. God commands it. Families enjoy it....

November 22, 2019

The Institute of Lutheran Theology (ILT) Ph.D. program commenced with its first students this fall. As the fall semester winds down, Ph.D. students are now working toward finishing their projects in their first course. These students are now beginning to define the pat...

November 15, 2019

“Command those who are rich in this present world not to be arrogant nor to put their hope in wealth, which is so uncertain, but to put their hope in God, who richly provides us with everything for our enjoyment. Command them to do good, to be rich in good deeds, and t...

November 1, 2019

Have you ever been to Madagascar? Not too many people have. I just got back. The whole time I was at the airport waiting for my homebound flight, only one other plane left. I told the Uber driver that the four types of people visiting there are the French who have some...

October 25, 2019

L to R - Leon Miles, Kevin Nelson, Roland Weisbrot, and Ed Skutshek.

On October 18-19, CALC hosted its Annual Gathering. 78 delegates, guests and visitors gathered at the Best Western Port O’Call Hotel in Calgary, Alberta, for CALC’s 28th Annual General Convention. 28 o...

October 18, 2019

On October 16 and 17, 2019, the Canadian Association of Lutheran Congregations (CALC) and Institute of Lutheran Theology-Canada Society (ILTCS) held a Pastors’ Study Conference in Calgary, Alberta. ILTCS is a non-for-profit organization in Canada that supports the educ...

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