Our Great Heritage: A Popular History of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod
Written by George M. Orvick
Published by the Lutheran Synod Book Company (Evangelical Lutheran Synod)
From the Foreword by the author: “The purpose of this little pamphlet is to give the reader a brief, yet fairly complete account of the organization, growth, and controversies that are part of the history of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod.” It is a short history designed for use in Bible classes, confirmation classes, and in private reading. Published in 1968 in celebration of the 50th anniversary of the reorganization of the Evangelical Lutheran Synod in 1918.
This electronic edition is part of a series of histories published in preparation for the 100th anniversary in 2018 of the reorganization of the Norwegian Synod.