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This week, hosts Rev. Micah Glenn and Dr. Ben Haupt bring Concordia Seminary alum Rev. Alec Fisher Under the Fig Tree. They talk about biblical Hebrew, Tertullian, Seminary life, Ph.D. work and Alec’s journey to the Sem. They throw in some deep conversation about pineapple on pizza and Star Wars Episode 2. Alex also shares some advice for those considering vocational ministry.

Under the Fig Tree is a video and audio podcast of Concordia Seminary, St. Louis. New video and audio episodes are added weekly each Monday. Under the Fig Tree can be found on YouTube and most podcast platforms including Spotify, Apple Podcasts and Google Podcasts. Those interested in vocational ministry are invited to learn more about Concordia Seminary at or by contacting the admissions team at [email protected] or 800-822-9545.


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Laity; Ministers; Future Seminarians; Future Deaconesses

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