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Lutherans in crisis

Gustafson, David A.

Lutherans in crisis

the question of identity in the American republic

by Gustafson, David A.

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Published by Fortress Press in Minneapolis .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Lutheran Church -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Lutherans -- United States -- History -- 19th century.,
    • Identification (Religion) -- Case studies.,
    • United States -- Church history -- 19th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementDavid A. Gustafson.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsBX8041 .G87 1993
      The Physical Object
      Paginationvii, 184 p. :
      Number of Pages184
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1726332M
      ISBN 100800626591
      LC Control Number92030397

      The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS), often referred to simply as the Missouri Synod, is a traditional, confessional Lutheran denomination in the United States. With slightly under million members, it is the second-largest Lutheran body in the United States. The LCMS was organized in at a meeting in Chicago, Illinois, as the German Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Missouri, Ohio Classification: Lutheran.   Drawing from her book, Creation-Crisis Preaching: Ecology, Theology, and the Pulpit (Chalice Press, ), Rev. Dr. Leah Schade will present practical suggestions and questions for mapping the ecological, social, cultural and political location of a particular congregation to help churches better contextualize their ecology ministry.

      The Lutheran Church is the oldest Protestant Christian tradition, dating back to the Protestant Reformation and the person of Martin Luther. Lutherans are those Christians who choose to accept. Lutheran Service Book. Free Shipping Details. Qualifying orders include sales of select in-stock CPH merchandise/product only and exclude special-order items (drop-ship or print-on-demand), gift cards or gift certificates, prepublications, technology subscriptions, technology support, other subscription or perpetual purchases, and Lutherans For Life (LFL), Lutheran Women’s Missionary League.

      This book recounts events in The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) leading up to the walkout at Concordia Seminary, Saint Louis. Beginning with the division over church fellowship, the author sheds light on the numerous small controversies that culminated in charges against the faculty for teaching contrary to the LCMS position on biblical authority. Zimmerman shares his. What is a Lutheran? While there are a variety of ways one could answer this question, one very important answer is simply this, "A Lutheran is a person who believes, teaches and confesses the truths of God's Word as they are summarized and confessed in the Book of Concord." The Book of Concord contains the Lutheran confessions of faith.


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