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Wartburg News & Events

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Largen Inaugurated as 15th Seminary President

History was made November 6, 2021 as faculty, staff, students and friends gathered at St. John’s Episcopal Church for the inauguration of The Rev. Kristin Johnston Largen, Ph.D. as the 15th president of Wartburg Theological Seminary. The inauguration was also live streamed. Largen was presented for inauguration by Stephen Cornils, D.Min., chairman of the Board of…

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Announcing Beth Elness-Hanson, Associate Professor of Hebrew Bible

Beth Elness-Hanson is a Bible teacher, living her vocation of facilitating learning and scholarship in service to the church. She has taught primarily Hebrew Bible at Johannelund School of Theology in Uppsala, Sweden, and Trinity Lutheran College in Everett, Wash. Her PhD is in Old Testament from VID Specialized University (formerly the School of Mission and…

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From the President

A Note from the President – Welcome Back to the Castle!

On behalf of the faculty and staff, I want you to know that we are so excited to welcome the Wartburg Community back to the Castle for Prolog Week, Fall 2021!  We extend this welcome even in the midst of ongoing concerns around the Delta variant of COVID-19, knowing that not everyone is able to…

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