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Concordia is the Latin word for "harmony," literally "with (one) heart." It has been used to refer to many things: It has been suggested that History of the Latin language be merged into this article or section. ...

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In Roman mythology, Concordia was the goddess of agreement, understanding, and marital harmony. ... Roman mythology, the mythological beliefs of the people of Ancient Rome, can be considered as having two parts. ... The Book of Concord or Concordia is a compilation of the major theological documents of early Lutheranism. ... Luthers seal Lutheranism is a Christian tradition based upon the main theological insights of Martin Luther. ... 58 Concordia is a quite large Main belt asteroid. ... An asteroid is a small, solid object in our Solar System, orbiting the Sun. ...


Universities

Many universities are named Concordia. Many (but not all) are Lutheran and named for the Lutheran document:

  • International University Concordia Audentes, Estonia

United States of America

For other academic instutions named Concordia, see Concordia (disambiguation). ... Moorhead is a city located in Clay County, Minnesota. ... Official language(s) None Capital Saint Paul Largest city Minneapolis Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 12th 225,365 km² 400 km 645 km 8. ... Concordia Language Villages is an internationally recognized and respected world-language and culture-education program, whose mission is to prepare young people--the villagers--for responsible citizenship in our global community. ... The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod (LCMS) is the second-largest Lutheran body in the United States. ... The Concordia University System is a organization of ten colleges and universities throughout the United States operated by the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod. ... Concordia University is a private liberal arts university in Ann Arbor, Michigan. ... For the railroad company, see Ann Arbor Railroad. ... Concordia University at Austin is an institution of higher education located in Austin, Texas affiliated with the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod. ... Nickname: Live Music Capital of the World, ATX Official website: www. ... Concordia College is a small, Christian liberal arts college, located in Bronxville, New York in Westchester County. ... Bronxville is a village located in Westchester County, New York. ... Concordia University, Irvine was founded in 1976 as Christ College, Irvine. ... Official website: http://www. ... Concordia University Wisconsin is a higher education institution and an affiliate of the ten-member Concordia University System, which is operated by the second-largest Lutheran church body in the United States, the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS). ... Mequon is a city located in Ozaukee County, Wisconsin. ... Concordia University, Portland is a university of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod located in Portland, Oregon, in the United States. ... Nickname: City of Roses, Stumptown, Bridgetown Official website: http://www. ... Concordia University, River Forest (CURF) is a private, Lutheran liberal arts university located in the suburb of River Forest, Illinois, just west of Chicago. ... River Forest is a suburban village located in Cook County, Illinois. ... Concordia University is a liberal arts university located in Saint Paul, Minnesota. ... Motto: Nickname: Location in Ramsey County, Minnesota Founded 1851 Incorporated 1854 County Ramsey County Borough {{{borough}}} Parrish {{{parrish}}} Mayor Chris Coleman (DFL) Area  - Total  - Water 145. ... Concordia College, Selma is a college of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod located in Selma, Alabama, in the United States. ... Selma is a city in Alabama located on the banks of the Alabama River in Dallas County, Alabama, of which it is the county seat. ... Concordia University in Seward, Nebraska is a university of the Lutheran Church – Missouri Synods Concordia University System. ... Seward is a city located in Seward County, Nebraska. ... Concordia Seminary is located in Clayton, Missouri, an inner-ring suburb on the western border of Saint Louis, Missouri. ... Nickname: Gateway City, Gateway to the West, or Mound City Official website: http://stlouis. ... Official language(s) none, English most common Capital Jefferson City Largest city Kansas City Area  - Total  - Width  - Length  - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 21st 69,709 mi²; 180,693 km² 240 mi; 385 km 300 mi; 480 km 1. ... The Concordia Theological Seminary is an institution of theological higher education of The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod, located in Fort Wayne, Indiana, dedicated primarily to the preparation of pastors for the congregations and missions of the LCMS (and, when appropriate, of its partner churches). ... Nickname: The Summit City Official website: City of Fort Wayne Location Location in the state of Indiana, USA Government County Allen Mayor Graham Richard (D) Geographical characteristics Area Total 204. ... Oakland, founded in 1852, is a major city on the east side (also called East Bay) of San Francisco Bay in Northern California in the United States. ... Official language(s) English Capital Sacramento Largest city Los Angeles Area  - Total   - Width   - Length    - % water  - Latitude  - Longitude Ranked 3rd 158,302 sq mi  410,000 km² 250 miles  400 km 770 miles  1,240 km 4. ... Concordia Senior College was a liberal arts college of the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod in Fort Wayne, Indiana. ...

Canada

Concordia University This article is about Concordia University in Montreal, Quebec. ... City motto: Concordia Salus (Latin: Well-being through harmony) Province Quebec Mayor Gérald Tremblay Area  - % water 366. ... Motto: Je me souviens (French: I remember) Official languages French Capital Quebec City Largest city Montreal Lieutenant-Governor Lise Thibault Premier Jean Charest (PLQ) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 75 24 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked 2nd 1,542,056 km² 1,183,128 km² 176,928... Logo of Lutheran Church - Canada Lutheran Church – Canada (LCC) was founded in 1988 when the Canadian congregations of St. ... To meet Wikipedias quality standards, this article or section may require cleanup. ... Edmonton is the capital of the Canadian province of Alberta, situated in the north central region of the province, an area with some of the most fertile farm land on the prairies. ... Motto: Fortis et Liber (Latin: Strong and free) Official languages English Capital Edmonton Largest city Calgary Lieutenant-Governor Norman Kwong Premier Ralph Klein (PC) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 28 6 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked 6th (provinces and territories) 661,848 km² 642,317 km² 19... Concordia Lutheran Theological Seminary is a seminary of the Lutheran Church - Canada (LCC) affiliated with Brock University and located on that institutions campus in St. ... Template:Hide = Motto: Template:Unhide = Industry and Liberality Established: 1808 Area: 97. ... Motto: Ut Incepit Fidelis Sic Permanet (Latin: Loyal she began, loyal she remains) Official languages English (French has some legal status) Capital Toronto Largest city Toronto Lieutenant-Governor James K. Bartleman Premier Dalton McGuinty (Liberal) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 106 24 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked... Edmonton is the capital of the Canadian province of Alberta, situated in the north central region of the province, an area with some of the most fertile farm land on the prairies. ... Motto: Fortis et Liber (Latin: Strong and free) Official languages English Capital Edmonton Largest city Calgary Lieutenant-Governor Norman Kwong Premier Ralph Klein (PC) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 28 6 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked 6th (provinces and territories) 661,848 km² 642,317 km² 19...

Schools

Adelaide is the capital and most populous city of the Australian state of South Australia, and is the fifth largest city in Australia, with a population of over 1. ... Emblems: Hairy Nosed Wombat (faunal); Sturts Desert Pea (floral); Opal (gemstone); Leafy Seadragon (marine) Motto: United for the Common Wealth Slogan or Nickname: Festival State Other Australian states and territories Capital Adelaide Government Governor Premier Const. ... Toowoomba, Queensland, Australia, is 90 minutes drive west of Queenslands capital city, Brisbane, and two hours from the Gold Coast and Sunshine Coast beaches. ... Emblems: Faunal - Koala (Phascolarctos cinereus); Floral - Cooktown orchid (Dendrobium bigibbum); Bird - Brolga (Grus rubicunda); Aquatic - Barrier Reef Anemonefish (Amphiprion akindynos); Gem - Sapphire; Colour - Maroon Motto: Audax at Fidelis (Bold but Faithful) Slogan or Nickname: Sunshine State, Smart State Other Australian states and territories Capital Brisbane Government Governor Premier Const. ...

Place name

As a place name, at times indicating Lutheran settlers: In geography and cartography, a toponym is a place name, a geographical name, a proper name of locality, region, or some other part of Earths surface or its natural or artificial feature. ...


Africa

  • Concordia, South Africa

Antarctica

The station at initial state in January 2002 -Courtesy of Paolo Calisse[1] Concordia Research Station is a newly constructed facility located at 75°06′S 123°20′E, 3,233 m above sea level, on Dome C, Antarctic Plateau, Antarctica. ... Dome C, also known as Dome Circe or Dome Charlie, ( 75° S 123° E) is a local feature of the Antarctic Plateau, and site of the Concordia scientific station. ...

Eurasia

Concordia or Konkordiaplatz is the name of an important glacial confluence in the Bernese Oberland, one of the highest sections of the Swiss Alps. ... View of Thun and Lake Thun from the Niederhorn The Bernese Oberland (Bernese highlands) is the higher part of the canton of Bern, Switzerland, in the South of the canton: The area around Lake Thun and Lake Brienz, and the valleys of the Bernese Alps (thus, the inhabitable parts from... K2, the 2nd highest peak in the world Concordia is the name for the confluence of the Baltoro Glacier and the Godwin Austen Glacier, in the heart of the Karakoram range. ... The Baltoro Glacier, at over 70 kilometers long, is the longest glacier outside of the polar regions. ... Godwin Austen Glacier is a glacier near the K2 mountain in Northern Areas of Pakistan. ... For other uses, see K2 (disambiguation). ...

North America

Concordia Parish is a parish located in the state of Louisiana. ... Concordia is a city located in Cloud County, Kansas. ... Concordia is a city located in Lafayette County, Missouri. ... Concordia is a census-designated place located in Middlesex County, New Jersey. ... Concordia is a provincial electoral division in the Canadian province of Manitoba, located in the northeastern part of the City of Winnipeg. ... Motto: Gloriosus et Liber (Latin: Glorious and free) Official languages English (French is an official language of the Manitoban legislature and courts) Capital Winnipeg Largest city Winnipeg Lieutenant-Governor John Harvard Premier Gary Doer (NDP) Parliamentary representation  - House seat  - Senate seats 14 6 Area Total  â€¢ Land  â€¢ Water    (% of total)  Ranked... Concordia is a city and its surrounding municipality in the Mexican state of Sinaloa. ...

South America

  • Concordia, Entre RĂ­os, Argentina
  • Concordia, Santa Catarina, Brazil

San Antonio de Padua de la Concordia (usually shortened to Concordia) is a city in the north-east of the province of Entre Ríos in the Argentine Mesopotamia. ...

Other uses

  • Concordia in education
    • KTV Concordia is the name of a Swiss fraternity which is located in Frauenfeld, TG
  • Concordia in music
    • Concordia (Singing Group) is the name of a barbershop-style singing group.

The Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod (LCMS) is the second-largest Lutheran body in the United States. ... Concordia Publishing House is the official publisher for the Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod. ... 2003 (MMIII) was a common year starting on Wednesday of the Gregorian calendar. ... Motto: (Macedonian: Слобода или Смрт) (English: Liberty or death) Anthem: Macedonian: Денес Над Македонија (Transliteration: Denes Nad Makedonija) (Translation: Today Over Macedonia) Capital Skopje Largest city Skopje Official language(s) Macedonian1 Government President Prime Minister Parliamentary republic Branko Crvenkovski Vlado Bučkovski Independence Declared From Yugoslavia September 8, 1991 Area  - Total    - Water (%)   25,333 km² (146th... TCS Concordia is the name of at least three ships in the fictional Wing Commander universe. ... Wing Commander is a series of space combat simulation computer games from Origin Systems, Inc. ... The Concordia-class Fleet Carrier was the standard carrier of the Terran Confederation Space Navy in Wing Commander (computer game) during the Kilrathi War. ... Wing Commander is a series of space combat simulation computer games from Origin Systems, Inc. ... A soft drink is a drink that contains no alcohol. ...

See also


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Concordia University held its convocation ceremonies on June 18, 19, and 20.
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The decision to proceed with a new visual identity for Concordia is the culmination of more than a year of work and it is the fourth time in Concordia’s history that it has updated its logo to better reflect its development, its profile, its values, and its place within the contemporary North American university landscape.
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