What are the sacraments of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod?
- Holy Baptism.
- Holy Eucharist.
- Holy Absolution.
Who can take communion in the Missouri Synod Lutheran Church? The LCMS endorses the doctrine of close or closed communion—the policy of sharing the Eucharist ordinarily only with those who are baptized and confirmed members of one of the congregations of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod or of a congregation of one of its sister churches with which it has formally declared altar
What does the LCMS believe about communion? Congregations in the Lutheran Church–Missouri Synod (LCMS) and the Wisconsin Evangelical Lutheran Synod (WELS) practice closed communion (close is used by some in place of closed), meaning that Lutheran catechetical instruction is required for all people before receiving the Eucharist, though some congregations in
How do Lutherans pray?