Coming from CPH — The Apocrypha: Lutheran Edition with Notes – A Tantalizing Tidbit of the Feast to Come

I found this posted over on Cyberbrethren — Pastor Paul McCain speaking: I received today yet another packet of The Apocrypha: Lutheran Edition with Notes. This one happened to contain the Table of Contents I thought I would tantalize and, … Continue reading

Great Commentary on the Michele Bachmann Matter from Mollie and from WELS President Schroeder, by Pr. Rossow

Here are two great articles on the Michele Bachmann matter. The first is by our own blogger Mollie Ziegler Hemingway: http://www.getreligion.org/2011/07/more-breaking-news-from-1537/ The second is from WELS President Mark Schroeder: http://www.religionnews.com/index.php?/rnstext/guest_commentary_neither_we_nor_michele_bachmann_is_anti-catholic/ … Continue reading

The Michelle Bachman Candidacy – Can a Confessional Lutheran be Elected President in Today’s America? by Pr. Rossow

The answer according to Michele Bachmann is apparently “No” given the fact that she left her Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) parish and joined a more generic Christian parish. Just so you know, this article is not about Michelle Bachman. It is … Continue reading

Missionary Sending Service (by Pr. Charles Henrickson)

Friday afternoon I attended the Missionary Sending Service at the LCMS International Center Chapel. The occasion was the sending out of 34 missionaries, some career, some shorter-term. The missionaries had just completed ten days of orientation and training, with a … Continue reading

Cooperation in Externals… see the corruption on display. Lutheran Child and Family Services now placing children in same-sex couple “homes”

I was alerted to this article just this evening from the Chicago Tribune.  See it here. Here is what our continued experience with the “cooperation in externals” has gotten us: After the article makes sure to note that LCFS is … Continue reading

Promises to the Pastoral Office – Chemnitz in Walther’s Kirche und Amt.

Found from the blog Mercy Journeys with Pastor Harrison. Starting with a short statement from Pastor Harrison:   I continue working on the re-edit/translation of Walther’s great “Church and Office.” Many gems worth sharing. P.H. [Martin] Chemnitz: “The fact that … Continue reading