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Fall Semester Begins

Greetings in the name of Jesus Christ from the Institute of Lutheran Theology. The 11th fall semester at ILT began this week on Monday, August 24th. This fall is a significant semester for ILT because it marks the beginning of ILT’s first year offering undergraduate programs. Currently, there are 10 students in the undergraduate degree programs. This is an important step for ILT because it allows students to prepare for ministry in different ways. It also gives a pre-seminary or pre-graduate option to students who have these goals. This is also the second year ILT is offering a Ph.D. program. The program serves to train theologians in biblical, historical, systematic, and philosophical theol

Annual Augsburg & Societas Crucis Pastors' Conference

July 27, 2020 Dear members and friends of Augsburg Lutheran Churches: Join us in Brookings September 28 & 29, 2020! Plans are made for two days of theological stimulation and fellowship regarding: Justification Today and Its Alternatives. Keynote Speaker: Dr. Mark Mattes We anticipate our gather in the new Wilbert Square Convention Center attached to the Comfort Suites University of Brookings, SD Room rate is $89.00, AUGSBURG is the group name. We recommend you stay Sunday and Monday nights, at least. Room rate available for Sunday, Monday, and Tuesday. Address: 929 25th Ave, Brookings, SD 57006 Phone: (605) 937-5867 Toll free (877) 424-6423 There, the chef may deliver his comfort food from

Faculty Annual Retreat

On July 28 and 29, the governing faculty of the Institute of Lutheran Theology (ILT) met to prepare for the coming school year. During this meeting, the faculty discussed the future of ILT with President Bielfeldt and reviewed an expanded faculty handbook. Dr. Benne and Dr. Kilcrease both presented papers. The faculty had planned to hold their second annual retreat in Brookings.Because of COVID-19, this did not happen. Instead the faculty met using Zoom. While this was not the best situation, we made the best of it. The faculty remains committed to helping our students and teaching our history and faith. The Fall semester starts on August 24th. At this time, we have 86 students in 13 program

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