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Luther's Seal

Protestant Reformation
Lutheran Orthodoxy


Martin Luther · Philipp Melanchthon
Martin Chemnitz · Johann Gerhard
Paul Gerhardt
Johann Sebastian Bach
Henry Melchior Muhlenberg
Lars Levi Læstadius
C. F. W. Walther

Book of Concord

Augsburg Confession
Apology of the Augsburg Confession
Smalcald Articles
Treatise on the Power and
Primacy of the Pope

Luther's Large Catechism
Luther's Small Catechism
Formula of Concord

Theology and Sacraments

Evangelical Catholic · Law and Gospel
Sola scriptura · Sola gratia · Sola fide
Holy Baptism · Confession
The Eucharist · Sacramental union

Liturgy and Worship

Agenda · Divine Service
Lutheran Liturgical Calendar


Lutheran World Federation
International Lutheran Council
Evangelical Lutheran Free Church
Old Lutheran Church
Confessional Evangelical Conference
List of Lutheran Denominations

The Order of Vespers as listed in the The Lutheran Hymnal:

  • Hymn of Invocation of the Holy Ghost
  • Versicles
  • The Psalmody and Gloria Patri
  • The Responsory
  • The Sermon
  • The Offertory
  • The Hymn
  • Versicle
  • The Prayers
  • Collect for the Day, or other Collects, and the Salutation
  • The Collect for Peace
  • The Benedicamus
  • The Benediction
  • Silent Prayer