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Wartburg Seminary Hosts Hispanic Theological Education Network Meeting

The ELCA Seminaries and the ELCA churchwide organization continue to discern together God’s call to build theological education models that emerge out of the Hispanic-Latinx context. Wartburg Theological Seminary hosted scholars and church leaders who are part of the Hispanic Theological Education Network (HTEN) in March to work to begin to determine curriculum and pedagogy,…

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Wartburg College Receives Major Student Scholarship Gift for Integrated BA/MDiv Program with Wartburg Seminary

Wartburg College Receives $150,000 Student Scholarship Gift for Integrated Bachelor of Arts/Master of Divinity Degree Program with Wartburg Seminary A $150,000 challenge grant, provided by O. Jay and Pat Tomson of Mason City, will support scholarships for students enrolled in Wartburg College and Wartburg Theological Seminary’s new Integrated BA/MDiv Degrees program for ordained ministry. The…

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From the President

From the President – Do you want to change the world?


Thanks to the support of so many generous donors,  Wartburg Theological Seminary has been able to help more and more students answer this question with a bold YES!

Wartburg Seminary provides a unique experience that makes it possible for future church leaders to respond to God’s call to serve the church.

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