Beretning Om Det Synodemoede

Beretning Om Det Synodemoede

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This historic book may have numerous typos and missing text. Purchasers can download a free scanned copy of the original book (without typos) from the publisher. Not indexed. Not illustrated. 1915 edition. Excerpt: ...and the same plan of salvation which was taught by Christ and his disciples. And the Lutheran church is not only the modern church of to-day, but it will always be the modern church. When the Catholic church has filled the hearts of many with. fear and superstition, and when the Reformed church has succeeded in depriving many others of the true faith by supplanting faith with reason, then it will be the Lutheran church that will be called upon to give the world what it needs for its spiritual and eternal welfare. And the Lutheran church will not be found wanting. It is, indeed, the old apostolic church, and therefore it is to-day, and always will be, the modern church in the true sense of the word. B. The Mission of the Lutheran Church in Our Country. Dr. H. G. Stub: A church with such distinctive characteristics as the Lutheran, a church which may justly claim to be the continuation of the apostolic church in doctrine and principle, must have a most important mission to perform. History tells us of the marvelous work which the Lutheran church performed in Europe. The German, Swedish, Danish, Norwegian, and also other nations, some of which are now Roman Catholic or Reformed, were mightily swayed by Lutheran principles. Lutherans early immigrated to America. It is claimed that there are about thirteen million people of Lutheran descent who live under the Stars and Stripes. When, therefore, we ask, "What is the mission of the Lutheran church in our country?" I answer: 1. To preserve, proclaim, and practice the doctrines and principles of the Lutheran church, first of all in our own congregations and among our own people. 2. To claim for our church that it shall be recognized not as a sect, but as the church with the pure gospel and...
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  • Paperback | 26 pages
  • 189 x 246 x 1mm | 68g
  • Miami Fl, United States
  • English
  • black & white illustrations
  • 123649220X
  • 9781236492203