Luther’s translation of the Bible into the vernacular had a profound influence on the Reformation and the German language.
The August issue of The Lutheran Witness takes up the question of seeming contradictions in the Bible.
LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison shares excerpts of an essay by Hermann Sasse (1895–1976).
Before beginning any discussion of war, we need to fix our eyes firmly on Jesus.
Ascension Day is an oft-forgotten feast, but its restoration in the life of the congregation will serve God’s people well.
The issue highlights a few places where the Word of God is at work in the world.
The April issue offers a small peek into the history of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod.
The March issue of The Lutheran Witness digs into acedia, the Greek word for sloth, as this spiritual malady has often been called.
The February issue of The Lutheran Witness explores the teachings of various world religions and contrasts them with the one true faith.
The December issue of LW highlights how the canticles teach us about Christ and why the church continues to use them to keep us mindful of the most important Christmas gift all year long.
After a yearlong printing hiatus, the magazine will arrive in mailboxes once again in November.
The November issue includes such topics as advice from Martin Luther on how to comfort those who mourn and guidance from C.F.W. Walther on the relationship between church and state.
The report follows several requests, in recent years, for the CTCR to address the question of whether or to what extent LCMS clergy should continue to serve as agents of the state in officiating marriages and signing civil marriage licenses.
The October issue of The Lutheran Witness offers a “Reader’s Guide to the Book of Concord, in honor of Paul McCain.”
This article is the second in a series observing Hispanic Heritage Month.
The September issue of The Lutheran Witness explores the Lutheran funeral in depth.