Pastors opposed to gay marriage vow not to participate in civil ceremonies

“First Things,” a conservative religious publication, launches a movement encouraging pastors to refuse to perform marriages as representatives of the state.

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Lutheran Witness


We Are Lutherans. What Does This Mean?  

The Reformation was about how God sent His Son, Jesus Christ, into the flesh in order to be the Lamb of God who takes away the sin of the world in order to bring us eternal life. That’s what the Reformation really is about. That’s what being Lutheran is really all about.

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StewardCAST Newsletter – November 2014

In this issue from LCMS’ Stewardship Ministry, the concern that stewardship and the words associated with it have been weighed down and hindered over the years due to fundraising gimmicks is discussed. Because of the confusion that has and continues to encircle this Biblical concept, the teaching of it has become less than precise. Making […]

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