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LCMS Convention Celebrates 125 Years of Mission Work


TAMPA, Fla. — In 1894, the German Evangelical Lutheran Synod of Missouri, Ohio and Other States — now known as The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) — called the Rev. Theodore Naether to be its first official missionary. Naether arrived in India the next year, where he spent the rest of his life working tirelessly to spread the Gospel.
Now 125 years later, the Synod continues to send missionaries around the world. Some 130 full-time LCMS missionaries...
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