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Lutheran Braille Workers seeks volunteers

Volunteers at some 160 ministry centers across the United States produce Christian materials in multiple languages for distribution in more than 130 countries.

Registration opens for 2019 Symposia in Fort Wayne

The Jan. 15–18 Symposia Series presented by Concordia Theological Seminary will discuss “Themes in the Gospel of John” and “The Meaning of Biblical Authority.”

Lutheran Bible Translators and Mekane Yesus Seminary partner to teach translation

Lutheran Bible Translators is partnering with Mekane Yesus Seminary in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, to provide select seminarians with the opportunity to pursue a concentration in biblical languages and Bible translation skills as part of their pastoral preparation.

Lutheran Friends of the Deaf hosts Gospel Hands Bible Camp

Lutheran Friends of the Deaf, a Recognized Service Organization of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, is hosting a Bible camp for both deaf and hearing children, Aug. 13–15, in Mill Neck, N.Y.

The most influential book

The answers to life’s biggest questions and challenges aren’t to be found in yet one more new book, but in one very, very old one.

I challenge you to read the Bible

There is no problem of faith, life, family or Church for which the Bible does not have answers. As we move toward the Synod’s 175th anniversary in 2022, let’s be people of the Bible.

Exhibit of Reformation-era books coming to Concordia, Chicago

The exhibit at Concordia University Chicago featuring 35 items from the 15th, 16th and 17th centuries opens Oct. 8.

Pure Word of God

One is more likely to remain faithful to the basic piety of the Christian religion if he identifies himself with a particular denomination, that is, if he knows what he believes and why.

CPH releases ‘Journal Edition’ of Study Bible

Each page includes extra-wide margins to provide space for handwritten notes, and it’s on sale.

Religion reporter looks for Bible in public life

Kenneth A. Briggs writes about his two-year quest to investigate the Bible’s disappearance from public life and see where he could find it still.

Bible among 10 ‘most challenged’ books of 2015


For the first time in nearly a decade, the Bible made the American Library Association’s list of books that have drawn complaints from the public.

NALC, LCMS reps address biblical authority, contemporary issues

Leaders of the Synod and the North American Lutheran Church meet Sept. 9-10 in St. Louis, continuing discussions that began in late 2011.

Museum of the Bible allies with Israeli antiquities agency

The planned Bible museum will give Holy Land treasures a temporary home just steps from the National Mall.

Commentary: The many sins of Newsweek’s exposé on the Bible

Justin Taylor shares his thoughts on the Newsweek article “The Bible: So Misunderstood It’s a Sin.”

The Bibles are back: Navy scuttles removal plan


The Freedom From Religion Foundation prompted the original order to remove the Bibles, but public outcry leads the Navy to reverse course.

Bibles booted from U.S. Navy base guest rooms

The Navy’s decision came after the Freedom From Religion Foundation sent a letter questioning the constitutionality of religious literature in the 3,000 guest rooms.