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Join hosts Rev. Micah Glenn and Dr. Ben Haupt as they talk with President Thomas J. Egger Under the Fig Tree. During the program, Egger talks about why he chose the new year’s academic theme, the importance of community and what community truly is – a deep commitment and willingness to share our lives with one another. Egger discusses what he would say to a student who is discerning a call to ministry and shares the compelling interactions, teaching opportunities and events that he has experienced on campus this year.

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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