Lutheranism

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

“While it appears that the Administration has sought to correct some of the flaws contained in the first executive order, this newly issued one sti...
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Pre-vetted, pre-approved charities doing great work at home and abroad.
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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 ...
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I Will Call Upon the Lord

Living Springs Lutheran Church Las Vegas, Nevada, Kimberly Shelton lead singer, Rich Bullock on keyboard & Bass, Kurt Johnson on guitar, Cliff Bur...
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A Christian packing list for the Women’s March on Washington

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03/06/2017

8 Things You Can Do To Welcome the Refugee Christ

Refugees want what we all want–life and liberty, and maybe just the tiniest possibility of pursuing happiness.
02/03/2015

Bible Study: The Lord's Supper - Sanctus

The Rev. Todd Peperkorn, senior pastor of Holy Cross Lutheran Church in Rocklin, California, leads this Bible class about the Sanctus portion of th...
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Looking for hope after a year of heartbreak

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02/11/2015

The manger is empty Epiphany - January 11 - February 15The Baptism of Our Lor...

The manger is empty.  Jesus is loosed in the world feeding the hungry, welcoming the stranger, healing the infirmed.  He left Bethlehem and began...

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