Lutheran Churches - Missouri Synod

Source: The Complete Library of Christian Worship, Robert E. Webber, General Editor

Worship in the Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod has retained the pattern set by Luther, with some modifications. The liturgical, charismatic, and inclusive movements are making an impact here and there. But most churches practice traditional worship.

Changes in the Sunday worship of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod (LCMS) occur rather slowly. In its 150 year history there have been only three official English language hymnals (1912, 1941, 1982) and one German hymnal (1847). In recent decades...


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