Reformation 2017

Reformation Relevance: Two Kinds of Righteousness

Here’s an excerpt from the first sermon Martin Luther preached after his Reformation breakthrough in 1519.

KFUO Audio: Professor Schmitt discusses new ‘Preach the Word’ project

Dr. David Schmitt, professor of homiletics at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, talks about the new “Preach the Word” project during an interview with KFUO Radio host Rev. Jonathan Fisk.

Reformation Relevance: A sermon on preparing to die

In 1519, Martin Luther preached this sermon on how a Christian should prepare to die, pointing them to Christ alone.

Lutheran Center in Wittenberg welcomes tours, overnights

The facility is a modern multi-purpose international welcome, retreat and education center as well as an outpost for proclaiming the Gospel.

LCMS congregations may host free screening of new Luther movie

Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod congregations can host a screening of the new full-length film “Martin Luther: The Idea that Changed the World” at a movie theater in their community.

Reformation Relevance: Faith, Hope and Love

At the beginning of this Reformation anniversary year, we share this excerpt from a sermon by Martin Luther.

Free resources can help congregations celebrate 500th Reformation anniversary

The 500th anniversary of the Reformation is an excellent opportunity for congregations to proclaim the Gospel in their communities.

Registration opens for Jan. 24-25 Multiethnic Symposium

The Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, event explores how the church should engage in ethnic ministry and what it means to become a truly multiethnic church.

Symposia Series, Jan. 17-20, to mark Reformation anniversary

Concordia Theological Seminary presents its annual symposia on exegetical and confessional theology on its campus in Fort Wayne, Ind., and in a live webcast.

Reformation Relevance: Mary and her Child

An excerpt from a recently translated Christmas Day sermon by Martin Luther.

Synod begins 500th Reformation-anniversary year

The inaugural event of the Synod’s yearlong observance highlights Luther as a servant of God’s Word.

Reformation Relevance: Sing to the Lord a New Song!

Martin Luther teaches that the hymns we sing should clearly proclaim the Gospel of Jesus Christ into the ears and hearts of those who sing and hear them.

Inaugural LCMS Reformation-celebration event set for Nov. 6

Concordia Seminary, St. Louis, hosts the Synod’s inaugural event for the 500th anniversary of the Reformation — including a lecture, worship and a meal.

In October’s ‘Lutheran Witness’: Why the Reformation matters

Included are articles explaining what it means to believe in faith alone, grace alone, Scripture alone and Christ alone.

Reformation Relevance: What is faith?

This month’s column is from Martin Luther’s “Preface to the Epistle of St. Paul to the Romans.”

Reformation Relevance: How Christians should regard Moses

Martin Luther proclaims the Law and the Gospel as the lenses through which every Christian can read and properly understand the Bible.