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Ben Adams

Ben Adams, M.Div. middler, felt a call to ministry while earning a degree in business and finance at John Carroll University.

“I worked for great companies on my summer internships and I had good experiences, but I could feel that that kind of work just wasn’t fulfilling for me,”

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LSTC professor links Christian worship and care for creation

Justo González to receive LSTC Confessor of Christ Award

Chicago advocacy group to receive LSTC Community of the Cross Award

Cynthia Moe-Lobeda to preach at LSTC’s 154th Commencement


Leadership Conference & Seminex 40th Anniversary Reunion June 17-19 : Read more and Register

Sacred Texts Conference - April 27 - 1:30-4:30 pm

American Islamic College, 640 W Irving Park Road, Chicago, IL
Enter in back at 613 West Bittersweet Place (Free Parking)

Care for the Suffering

Our speakers will reflect on sacred texts that offer inspiration/guidance for comforting and caring for people who are suffering, how sacred texts and traditions help people make meaning in the midst of suffering, and how they influence the ways we approach dying and death in our respective religious communities.

Mr. Yasir Bilgin, Vice President of Academic Affairs at Niagara Foundation and PhD candidate at Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Prof. Kathleen (Kadi) Billman, John H. Tietjen Professor of Pastoral Ministry: Pastoral Theology at Lutheran School of Theology at Chicago
Rabbi Paul Saiger, President of Anshe Sholom B’nai Israel Congregation and hospital chaplain trainee at Rush-Presbyterian-St. Luke’s Medical Center

Sponsored by: A Center of Christian-Muslim Engagement for Peace and Justice and American Islamic College



Visit "The Window" student blog

Apply now for Ruth & Paul Manz Organ Scholarship - Read about this annual award


Listen to Recent Augustana Chapel Sermons

LSTC student Alex Raabe: John 3:1-7

Guest preacher Matthew Sleeth: Matthew 5:21-27

The Rev. Dr. Barbara Rossing's tribute to Mark Thomsen


LSTC in the news

Listen to what Dr. Mark Swanson has to say about the state of interfaith relations in Chicago during a recent Chicago Public Radio panel discussion.

LSTC was the only seminary featured in a Religion News Service article on composting. Read what Barbara Rossing has to say here.


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