Belief and Confessions

The Lutheran Confessions

Drawn from God’s Word, the Lutheran Confessions are a true and binding exposition of Holy Scripture and serve as authoritative texts for all Members, church workers of The Lutheran Church of Nigeria

What are the Lutheran Confessions?

The Lutheran Church of Nigeria accepts the Scriptures as the inspired and inerrant Word of God, and the LCN subscribes unconditionally to all the symbolical books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church as a true and unadulterated statement and exposition of the Word of God.

We accept the Lutheran Confessions as articulated in the Book of Concord of 1580 because they are drawn from the Word of God, and on that account we regard their doctrinal content as a true and binding exposition of Holy Scripture and as authoritative for all Members and other church workers of The Lutheran Church of Nigeria.

 Lutheran Confessions are:

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