Out of any place the Saxons could have settled in America, why did they choose Missouri? Hear about their journey, C.F.W. Walther’s role in settling Lutherans in both St. Louis and Perry County, and the fallout from Martin Stephan’s dramatic story with the Saxon immigrants. Find the Lutheran Ladies’ Lounge episode on C.F.W Walther’s wife Emilie at kfuo.org/2020/09/11/lutheran-ladies-lounge-episode-050-story-time-with-sarah-walthers-wife-emilie.
Rev. Dr. Cameron A. MacKenzie, Professor of Historical Theology at Concordia Theological Seminary in Fort Wayne, Indiana, joins Andy and Sarah for our nine-episode series on the History of the LCMS. Find more from Dr. Mackenzie at video.ctsfw.edu.
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