The Rev. Dr. Daniel L. Gard was awarded the Silver St. Martin of Tours medal by LCMS Ministry to the Armed Forces during the 2023 LCMS convention in Milwaukee.
The seven marks of the church help identify faithful Lutheran churches around the world.
A sermon of Martin Luther from April 6, 1541, is translated by LCMS President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison.
The true “marks” of the church are evident to all and provide sufficient grounds to identify the presence of true fellowship.
Luther’s translation of the Bible into the vernacular had a profound influence on the Reformation and the German language.
On April 18, the Synod will commemorate the 500th anniversary of Luther’s historic speech at the Diet of Worms by observing “Here I Stand” Sunday,
The new book, released by Concordia Publishing House, is the first English translation of a German prayer book from the 1800s.
A one-hour version of “Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World” will be available for two years on the streaming service.
Indicating where the Church is located are God’s Word; Holy Baptism; the Sacrament of the Altar; the Office of the Keys; called ministers; prayer, praise and thanksgiving to God; and the sacred cross.