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  1. Vugt: Ecumenism and anti-SemitismRead the original story w/Photo

    13 hrs ago | Sun-Star

    ... and Joseph Goebbels. However, we should not forget the Confessional Church, which opposed the official Lutheran Church under Hitler's known protege, under considerable persecution, this body struggled to uphold the Evangelical faith in its true ...


  2. Small but mighty congregation dedicates churchPosted on Sat. Feb 25th, 2017Read the original story w/Photo

    22 hrs ago |

    Pastor Bill Geiger and his wife, Lois, stand outside Redeemer Lutheran Church, which will be dedicated at 2 p.m. Sunday, with an open house from 2:30-4.


  3. 500 years later, Luterhans, Catholics to talk about the splitRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | Daily Herald

    To mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation, Our Saviour's Lutheran Church is sponsoring "From Conflict to Communion: Lutheran and Catholic Perspectives" from 9:30 to 11:15 a.m. Saturday, Feb. 25. The event seeks to inform Catholics, Lutherans, other Protestants and people of other faith traditions about significant steps that have taken place in the last 50 years to build bridges of understanding and healing between the two confessions. It will be followed in coming weeks by a series of discussions at Our Saviour's, 1234 N. Arlington Heights Road, and at St. James Catholic Church, 831 N. Arlington Heights Road, Arlington Heights.


  4. Oldest Lutheran Church Celebrates 250th AnniversaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday | The Gaston Gazette

    The 250-member congregation of Philadelphia Lutheran Church of Dallas claims a distinctive honor- it is said to be the oldest Lutheran church west of the Catawba River as well as the second oldest in Gaston County. With a start-up date believed to be 1767, the Dallas church is now in its 250th year of continuous operation.


  5. Morning Star Lutheran Church Dates to 1775Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | Mint Hill Times

    Morning Star Lutheran Church's official address is Matthews, but its history parallels that of Philadelphia Presbyterian Church in Mint Hill. It was established around 1775 by German immigrants who traveled the Great Wagon Road and settled near present-day Idlewild Road on the outskirts of the Scots-Irish settlement called "Clear Creek."


  6. Project aims to provide digital resources for Latin America pastorsRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 22 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... erica in their own language." Reporter Online is the Web version of Reporter , the official newspaper of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod. Content is prepared by LCMS Communications.


  7. Black convocation to offer - inspiring, helpful' sessionsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 20 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... at Concordia Seminary , St. Louis; the Rev. Dr. Dien Ashley Taylor , pastor of Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran Church in the Bronx, N.Y., and first vice-president of the LCMS Atlantic District . The convocation also will offer a wide variety of ...


  8. Topekans remember the 500th anniversary of the Protestant ReformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 17 | The Capital-Journal

    Around a dozen people take part in a Reformation Table Talk on a recent Wednesday afternoon at Prince of Peace Lutheran Church, 3625 S.W. Wanamaker. Eight such groups are meeting in Topeka, with about 110 participants.


  9. Church aims to celebration 500th anniversary of Protestant ReformationRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 |

    A documentary highlighting the Protestant Reformation - led by theologian Martin Luther - will be screened on Tuesday as part of a special series to mark the 500th anniversary of the Reformation. Clergy leaders at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 308 NW 164, said they are hosting the special lecture series because of the Reformation's widespread impact not only on the church but Western civilization.


  10. Robert Stuart HamptonRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | The Taylorsville Times

    He served two years in the US Army and 25 years in the National Guard. He was of the Lutheran faith and was a member at Salem Lutheran Church.


  11. Free guidebook for church plantingRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 3 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... doing Lutheran missions in order to help a core group develop their shared identity in what it is to be the Lutheran Church. "Secondly, in the following chapters, it offers a practical step-by-step approach to go from forming a core group to ...


  12. I'm going off topic today, but I hope you'll understand why. It's A...Read the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Feb 16 | Austin American Statesman

    ... but they were immigrants nonetheless. St. John's church in Stockholm, left, looks similar to the Palm Valley Lutheran Church in Round Rock, which was built by Swedish immigrants. Palm Valley recently donated the burial and memorial service costs to ...


  13. Feb. 15 webinar topic: caring for creation with youthRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Feb 13 | The Lutheran Church Missouri Synod

    ... interest-center session titled "Faith and Science: Moving Beyond Debates." An associate pastor at St. Luke Lutheran Church in Haslett, Mich., Sutton is the author of two books from Concordia Publishing House: Being Lutheran: Living in the Faith You ...


  14. Rev. Richard Shibley, 92, Virginia Beach, Va.Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Feb 12 | The Daily Record

    ... many years with the Coshocton Community Choir. He was also a member of Kempsville Lodge No. 196 and Emmanuel Lutheran Church in Virginia Beach. He was preceded in death by his wife of 49 years, Rose Marie (Johnson) Shibley of Akron and a graduate of ...


  15. Eyewitness 1967: 'Dial-a-Prayer' marks its 10th birthdayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 11 | Pittsburgh Post-Gazette

    ... lines had drawn more than 1.7 million callers. Rev. Brunn was the long-time pastor of St. Andrew Lutheran Church in Pittsburgh's Shadyside neighborhood. "The four telephone lines that have carried a short Scripture reading, brief meditation and ...


  16. The Rev. Donald MatthiessenRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Feb 10 | The Daily Gazette

    ... (Mortensen) of Elk Horn, Iowa, on July 26, 1975, in Persia. He faithfully and passionately served the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod his entire life as a layman, Bible study leader, and minister, including churches in Winner, Clearfield, and Hamill, ...


  17. SMP, CMC students receive vicarage assignmentsRead the original story

    Thursday Feb 9 | PressReleasePoint

    ... Taye. Jacob Baumann , theCross Mount Dora, Mt. Dora, Fla., LCMS SELC District Matthew Cario , Our Savior Lutheran Church, Tacoma, Wash., LCMS Northwest District Mark Crossman , theCross Mount Dora, Mt. Dora, Fla., LCMS SELC District Wynn Derong , ...


  18. Henderson named All-American -Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Union Daily Times

    ... is a private, residential, co-educational college with a diverse student population. Founded in 1856 by the Lutheran Church, the College is accredited by The Southern Association of Colleges and Schools, the Commission on Collegiate Nursing ...


  19. Fostering virtual faith: Online church seeks believers 'where they are,' on the internetRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Feb 8 | The Baltimore Sun

    ... semi-professional video editor and web graphics artist - and an ordained minister of the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America. On those infrequent occasions when he dons a clerical collar rather than the winding scarf or cap pulled low more common ...


  20. Boy Scouts learn different religions 3 minutes agoRead the original story w/Photo

    Tuesday Feb 7 | The Victoria Advocate

    The Rev. Cheryl Kester-Schmidt, of Christ the Victor Lutheran Church, shows a cross to Christian Revello, left, Robert Garcia, middle, and Jett Turley.