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One Lutheran...Ablog!™

…just read the Book of Concord. Seriously. Get hold of a copy of Concordia: The Lutheran Confessions from Concordia Publishing House or come and borrow one of mine, or go to http://www.bookofconcord.org/ and just start reading. Read the Augsburg Confession and its Apology. Read Luther’s Large Catechism and Smalcald Articles. Read these things, and I guarantee you will better understand why I talk the way I do, why I write the way I do, why I conduct services the way I do, why I do not get into the “emergent church movement,” or any other movement for that matter, why I love to chant, wear vestments, and do many other things that you might not be used to seeing, why I am not like other Protestant or Evangelical pastors that chuck the historic liturgy, its songs, and its ceremonies in favor of pop Christian music, or music that sounds sweet…

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