Rev. Dr. Arthur A. Just Jr.

Serving the Lord in the Latin America and Caribbean Region


 

Bio

Rev. Dr. Arthur A. Just Jr. serves the Lord through The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) as a missionary in the Latin America and Caribbean region. His work is in partnership with Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, where he continues to serve as the chairman and professor of exegetical theology. This unique partnership makes it possible for Arthur to serve part time in this region under LCMS’ Office of International Missions.

In Latin America, Arthur serves as a theological educator, teaching various classes at the Seminario Concordia el Reformador in Santiago, Dominican Republic. He also serves as a missionary pastor in the Dominican Republic and in Spain, mentoring other LCMS missionaries serving in these countries and sharing the Gospel and the Sacraments through visits with church members.

Arthur is from New England, and he currently attends Saint Paul Lutheran Church, Fort Wayne. He received his Master of Divinity in New Testament from Concordia Theological Seminary, Fort Wayne, and his Master of Sacred Theology (STM) in New Testament and Liturgics from Yale Divinity School, New Haven, Conn. He also received his doctorate degree in New Testament from the Durham University, England. Arthur has served as a professor at Concordia Theological Seminary since 1984. Over the years, he has been involved with several mission efforts around the world, such as helping to start a Lutheran seminary in Siberia, serving as a pastor with the Lutheran church in Spain and working alongside deaconesses in Kenya. Arthur’s interests include golf, reading fiction and poetry, fly-fishing and gardening.

Arthur’s wife, Linda, supports him as he serves in Latin America. She also assists in the LCMS regional office in the Dominican Republic. Her hometown is Fort Wayne, Ind., and she also attends Saint Paul Lutheran Church. Linda enjoys reading, genealogy and spending time with her grandchildren.

Prayers

Pray for Arthur as he serves in the Latin America and Caribbean region. Pray for the works of mercy being done at the Centro de Misericordia in Santiago, Dominican Republic. Pray for the faculty and students at the Seminario Concordia el Reformador in Santiago, Dominican Republic. Ask God to sustain the pastors and congregants in the Lutheran church throughout the Latin America and the Caribbean region. Pray for the seminarians in the Lutheran church in Spain. Let us give thanks that Arthur is serving in this part of the world.

 Download prayer card
 

Additional Information

  • Birthdays:
    • Arthur - June 6
    • Linda - Aug. 11
  • Wedding Anniversary: July 22
  • Home District: Indiana

Partner with me

Giving Online: You can partner with the LCMS by making an online gift restricted in use to the support of REV. DR. ARTHUR A. JUST JR.

Give Now

Giving by Check: You can also make a donation towards Arthur's ministry by check.
Mail your check, made payable to The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod and designated with his last name
, to:

The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod
P.O. Box 66861
St. Louis, MO 63166-6861

(Or call 888-930-4438 to speak with someone.)

 Connect with me


  Support the Mission

  Learn More


 

Network Supported Missionaries

Learn the history behind the LCMS Network Supported Missionary (NSM) model.

Join us on the journey

Lutherans Engage the World

Lutheran Engage the WorldEngaging the Church in the work of witness and mercy across the globe in our life together.

Read now

 

The Lutheran Witness

The Lutheran WitnessInterpreting the contemporary world from a Lutheran Christian perspective

Learn more

Concordia Publishing House

Concordia Publishing House

Contact Us
 

  Email us
 

  Church Info Center: 888-843-5267
  Staff Switchboard: 800-248-1930
  Donor Care Line: 888-930-4438
 

 1333 S. Kirkwood Road, St. Louis, MO 63122-7226

 

Guide Star Logo BBB Logo


The Lutheran Church--Missouri Synod Inc., including Mission Central (in Mapleton, Iowa), is an IRS registered 501(c)(3) tax-exempt charity.

A contribution designated (restricted) for a specific purpose when accepted, will be used only to fund expenses related to that purpose. Occasionally, we may receive more in contributions for a particular purpose than can be wisely applied to it in the foreseeable future or the purpose may cease to be feasible. In these situations, the LCMS will make reasonable attempts to contact contributors to apply their contribution differently. If a contributor cannot be contacted, the LCMS will use the gift to meet a similar pressing need that most closely matches the contributor's original intent.  Consistent with Synod Board policy, no more than 12 percent of a charitable contribution may be applied to administering gifts and communicating with contributors.  Contributions received and accepted by the LCMS are deemed to be in agreement with this statement.

Our Tax Identification Number is: 43-0658188

View Donor Transparency Resources »


Employment  |  For the Media  |  Site Map  |  Privacy

 

© 2003 – 2010   The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. All Rights Reserved.