Only Jesus: No Other Name
Resources for celebrating 175 years of the LCMS
The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) believes, teaches and confesses faith in Jesus Christ as taught in the Scriptures and Lutheran Confessions. For 175 years, the Holy Spirit has kept us in the one true faith and still continues to gather sinners into the Holy Christian Church by grace through faith — all on account of Christ. As we give thanks for our Synod’s founding on April 26, 1847, we rejoice in the 175th-anniversary theme, “Only Jesus: No Other Name,” based on Acts 4:12. Until Jesus comes, the LCMS will continue to trust in, teach and preach Jesus Christ and Him crucified.
Listen to President Harrison’s Synod anniversary sermon — On April 26, 2022, the 175th anniversary of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, President Rev. Dr. Matthew C. Harrison preached on the theme “Only Jesus” from Acts 4:12.
A variety of resources, activities and aids will be offered throughout the coming year to help mark this milestone anniversary.