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Piety vs. Pietism

Though often used interchangeably, the theological terms “piety” and “Pietism” actually have very different meanings. Can you tell them apart?

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A crucifix at Luther Memorial Chapel on Friday, Jan. 29, 2016, in Shorewood, Wis. LCMS Communications/Erik M. Lunsford

They need us to be Lutheran

“For the word of the cross is folly to those who are perishing, but to us who are being saved it is the power of God” (1 Cor.1:18).   

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What is the good life?

The “good life,” the greatest life, is life reconciled to God our Maker and to our fellow human beings — in love, forgiveness and yes, great joy.

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Lutheran Witness: March 2018

In its Lenten issue, The Lutheran Witness explores a few of the elements that make up the Bible’s counter-cultural vision for “the good life.”

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Sunlight peeks through clouds outside St. Paul Lutheran Church-Dewberry on Sunday, April 10, 2016, in Cross Plains, Ind. LCMS Communications/Erik M. Lunsford

The right response to #MeToo? #Repent

The past months have seen allegations of sexual abuse made against some of the most powerful men in America. Many of these men say they’re sorry. Now what?

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Letting these gifts be blessed

Our marriages and families, and we ourselves, are better for shared mealtimes. So how do we cherish these gifts together on a regular basis?

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