Bilingual Opportunities at the Center for Hispanic Studies

Traditionally, formation programs of the Center for Hispanic Studies (CHS) of Concordia Seminary have focused on theological formation in the Spanish language in the U.S. Among countries where Spanish is not the official language, the United States remains the country … Continue reading

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Concordia Seminary Plays Key Role in Upcoming National Hispanic Convention

As in previous years, the Center for Hispanic Studies of Concordia Seminary plays an important role in the educational program of this summer’s Hispanic Convention. The V Hispanic National Convention will take place from Tuesday to Friday, July 28-31, 2015, … Continue reading

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New CTCR Report on Immigration

The Commission of Theology and Church Relations (CTCR) of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod has put out its new report on Immigration. Dr. Leopoldo Sánchez, Director of the Center for Hispanic Studies (CHS) of Concordia Seminary, served a lead drafter of … Continue reading

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The New American: Investing in the Future

Powerhouse TV group Univisión produced a short, provocative video. It describes primarily the second generation U.S. Hispanic. It shows how Latinos in the U.S. have the capacity to negotiate two different worlds, seeing the good, the bad, and the ugly … Continue reading

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Keeping Synod Task Force on Hispanic Ministry Honest

Well…some years ago (actually, in 2006), former President Kieschnick created a Blue Ribbon Task Force on Hispanic Ministry (BRTFHM). I had the pleasure of participating in the proceedings and discussions with many of my colleagues. But now is time to … Continue reading

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