Lutheranism is a major branch of Western Christianity that identifies with the theology of Martin Luther, a German monk and theologian. Luther's efforts to reform the theology and practice of the Catholic Church launched the Protestant Reformation in German-speaking territories of the Holy Roman Empire. Beginning with the 95 Theses, first published in 1517, Luther's writings were disseminated internationally, spreading the early ideas of the R... View more

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Rather than rushing into Christmas, take time to observe the season of Advent.

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STATEMENT — Lutheran Immigration and Refugee Service Opposes New Executive Ac...

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Pre-vetted, pre-approved charities doing great work at home and abroad.

Imposition of Ashes

Video used for the Imposition of Ashes on Ash Wednesday, March 4th, 2014 Grace Lutheran Church, Pocatello, ID Scriptures: Psalm 51, Joel 2:12-16

In The Fight Against Global Poverty, Here Are 3 Signs Of Hope For 2017

Too often, the focus on the suffering caused global hunger and poverty makes it seem like little progress is being made. But hope abounds in these ...

A Christian packing list for the Women’s March on Washington

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The Christian Anthem - Song for America

Written by Lee Behnken in 1997 Inspired by David Barton of Wall Builders and Public School Chaplaincy of America Audio recording in 1998 - Video pr...

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#406- Does the Lutheran religion honor one baptism?

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