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Christ Seminary—Seminex.

Organized 1974 by dissident faculty mems. and students of Concordia* Sem., St. Louis, Missouri; recognized 1976 by the Association* of Ev. Luth. Chs. as an institution of the AELC Adopted its name (Seminex: short for sem. in exile) 1977. Discontinued as a separate institution 1983, with faculty mems. redeployed to the Luth. School of Theol. at Chicago, Illinois, Pacific Luth. Theol. Sem., Berkeley, California, and the Austin, Texas, extension of Wartburg Theol. Sem., Dubuque, Iowa, students transferred to these and other Luth. sems., and programs administered from Chicago.

Exodus from Concordia: A Report on the 1974 Walkout, by the Bd. of Control, Conc. Sem., St. Louis, Missouri (St. Louis, 1977); F. W. Danker, No Room in the Brotherhood (St. Louis, 1977); K. E. Marquart, Anatomy of an Explosion: A Theological Analysis of the Missouri Synod Conflict (Ft. Wayne, Indiana: Concordia Theological Seminary Press, 1977).

Edited by: Erwin L. Lueker, Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson
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