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A Historic Event: the Khmer Book of Concord

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Twenty years ago, there was no Lutheran church body in Cambodia, a country in Southeast Asia just west of Vietnam. It’s been an amazing journey over the past couple of decades, but today, Lutheran church leaders there are celebrating a historic moment in the life of the Cambodia Lutheran Church (CLC): the translation and publication … Read More

“This is how God is going to speak to people!”

Wednesday, September 29, 2021

Watching the terrifying scenes from Afghanistan unfolding, Yvette began to mentally prepare. Soon there would be a flood of Afghan families arriving in her area, and she needed to be ready to speak their language. So she contacted the Lutheran Heritage Foundation. As the Washington D.C. area director of a Christian mission organization – one … Read More

Luther returns to Rome… LHF Begins Work in Italy

Friday, July 23, 2021

For where two or three gather in My name, there am I with them. – Matthew 18:20 In most parts of the United States, finding a Lutheran church to join can be taken for granted. But imagine living where the only places to worship are high Roman Catholic cathedrals and the Kingdom Halls of the … Read More

Amharic-Speaking Family Needs Child’s Garden

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Dear LHF, I would like to receive A Child’s Garden of Bible Stories in Amharic for my daughter and another family member (2 copies).  The book will be used to teach the Bible in our own mother tongue (Amharic). Thank you so much! Tewbesta G.

Catechisms Requested in Many Languages

Tuesday, June 1, 2021

Every day, LHF receives requests just like these for the Small Catechism in a multitude of languages. These are just a few of those requests: Hello, I would like to acquire a copy of Luther’s Small Catechism in Japanese. There is a woman who has asked to be baptized (the mother of one of our … Read More