Trinity Lutheran Seminary | Capital University, Columbus Ohio


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    • Visit Days ClassroomThe Trinity Connection Newsletter

      Trinity Connection

      Featuring our new pastoral theology professor, student travels, Trinity's full tuition scholarships, tales from internship, continuing education, and upcoming events.
      Spring 2023 Issue
    • Choral Evensong Choir PerformsTrinity Lutheran Seminary

      Choral Evensong

      Save the Date for Choral Evensong, taking place on March 31. Prelude begins at 7:30pm. Performance begins at 8:00pm.
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    • Trinity Campus Hero BannerTrinity Lutheran Seminary

      Commencement 2023

      Join us on May 20th as we celebrate the class of 2023.
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  • God Calls You. The World Needs You. Trinity Prepares You.

    A regional and ecumenical, inclusive seminary of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA), Trinity Lutheran Seminary at Capital University equips and forms faithful, wise and courageous leaders. Our students explore faith, grow in knowledge, and participate in practical ministry training.

    Our mission is to form leaders for Christ’s church at work in the world, and we invite you to join us.

    Almost all Trinity students receive full-tuition scholarships. Students who bring a full-tuition scholarship from an outside source are eligible for a stipend toward their housing expenses. 


    Now Happening at Trinity

     Visit Trinity! - March 27 and 28
    Join us at Visit Trinity on March 27 or 28th!  Visit Trinity is an opportunity to come to campus, sit in on classes, meet current seminarians, and more! Check out the event details and sign up to participate here!  Register by March 20th 

    Choral Evensong - March 31
    Trinity Seminary Choir, Soloists, and Orchestra will perform Haydn's beloved Mass in D Minor, within the Service of Evening Prayer on Friday, March 31.  The Nelson Mass is sometimes called Mass for Troubled Times, and is considered by many the culmination of Hydn's writing.  New hymn arrangements for choir, orchestra, and organ will be sung by all.  Prelude at 7:30; Choral Evensong at 8:00pm.

    Spring Community Seminary Events
    It's a busy semester!  The schedule spring 2023 events is available to the community here

  • The Trinity Connection

    The Trinity Connection is a quarterly newsletter of Trinity Lutheran Seminary at Capital University. In it, we will celebrate our community and the work of its many participants in advancing the mission of the seminary.

    Trinity Connection, Spring 202

    Past Issues

    Spring 2022, Issue 1, Volume 2

    Year End, Issue 3, Volume 1

    Summer 2021, Issue 2, Volume 1  

    Spring 2021, Issue 1, Volume 1



  • New Beginnings Newsletter

    Life at Trinity and in our wider community (e.g., alumni, friends, neighbors, etc.) is full and vibrant. Each week, Dean Kleinhans offers an update or reflection on the happenings at the seminary. Check out the most recent issues of New Beginnings below. 

    New RIC LogoTrinity Lutheran Seminary welcomes, embraces, and celebrates people of all sexual orientations, gender identities, and gender expressions whom the Spirit calls to God’s reconciling mission in the world. Our commitment is inspired by the radical inclusivity of Christ, the knowledge that we are all created in God’s image, and the movement of the Spirit that gathers people to places like Trinity to be transformed into leaders for Christ’s church at work in the world. Trinity Lutheran Seminary is recognized as Reconciling in Christ (RIC).