Concordia: The Lutheran Confessions

 This is an awesome book.  It is handsome, sturdy, well-formatted, and easy to use.  The subtitle is correct: it is A Reader's Edition of the Book of Concord.  Editorial props go to Paul McCain, Edward Englebrecht, Robert Baker, and Gene Veith as well as Concordia Publishing House for a job well done. Now, I'm no Lutheran,… Continue reading Concordia: The Lutheran Confessions

Lutheran Pietism v Lutheran Orthodoxy

 A LCMS pastor and dear friend of mine recently gave me Bo Giertz's Hammer of God to read as a sort of "fun" read.  It was not only fun, it was great!  This book is fiction, but it is based on historical and theological "happenings" in  Sweden.  This book could be Walther's lectures on the Law and… Continue reading Lutheran Pietism v Lutheran Orthodoxy