A Seminary in Crisis by Paul Zimmerman PDF

By Paul Zimmerman

This publication recounts occasions within the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) prime as much as the 1974 walkout at Concordia Seminary, Saint Louis. starting with the 1947 department over church fellowship, the writer sheds mild at the a number of small controversies that culminated in fees opposed to the school for educating opposite to the LCMS place on biblical authority. Zimmerman stocks his own account of the very fact discovering Committee interviews, coupled with pertinent passages from conference files, bylaws, and findings of the committee. This publication comprises the complete record of the actual fact discovering Committee, by no means sooner than made public, and the “Blue Book,” the entire 1972 file of the synodical president. Paul Zimmerman, retired university president and pastor, has served within the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod for greater than 50 years. he's one in every of residing individuals of the very fact discovering Committee appointed by way of LCMS President J. A. O. Preus to enquire fees of fake doctrine being taught at Concordia Seminary.

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