President Harrison was on hand this morning for the announcement of The Rev. Dr. Lawrence Rast as the new president of Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, Indiana. The Lord will surely use Dr. Rast to carry forward the mission of CTS: “Teach the Faithful. Reach the Lost. Care for All.”

The Rev. Wayne Graumann introduces Dr. Lawrence Rast as the new president of CTS.

President Harrison welcomes Dr. Rast on behalf of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.

President Harrison address those gathered to hear the announcement.

Pastor Graumann, President Harrison, and Dr. Rast.

The Rev. Dr. Robert Kuhn welcomes Dr. Rast on behalf of the LCMS Board of Directors.

CTS President Emeritus, The Rev. Dr. Dean O. Wenthe, addresses those assembled.

New CTS President, Dr. Lawrence Rast, addresses those gathered.

Dr. Rast and Rev. Graumann.

Rev. Graumann, Dr. Rast, President Harrison, Dr. Kuhn, and CTS President Emeritus Wenthe.

Dr. Rast, President Harrison, Dr. Kuhn, and CTS President Emeritus Wenthe.