lutheran church, america, lutheranism, community, culture, theology
Bible Study; Lecture; Sermon Prep
Lutherans landed in America before the arrival of the Mayflower. Some Danish Lutherans, looking for the Northwest Passage, buried forty of their dead on Hudson Bay in 1619. In December of the same year Pastor Rasmus Jensen held a Lutheran Christmas service on the shores of what is now the United States of America.
Religious Thought, Theology and Philosophy of Religion
Laity; Ministers; Scholars
Scharlemann, Martin H.
"The Lutheran Church and Its American Environment. Martin H. Scharlemann,"
Concordia Theological Monthly: Vol. 26, Article 48.
Available at: https://scholar.csl.edu/ctm/vol26/iss1/48