Welcome in the name of Jesus Christ!
Serving the people of God since 1967.
The LC-I preaches,
confesses the Gospel
of Jesus Christ as
faithfully witnessed by
Confession of 1530
and the Book of
The LC-I maintains a
the church catholic.
Our worship styles,
however, range from
The LC-I will join in
ministry with faithful
Christians globally in
external, or public,
work. We will work
internally with those
church bodies with
The LC-I is a church of
the Great Commission.
We seek to make
disciples of all nations,
baptized whose who
confess Jesus is Lord,
and welcome all who
seek a church home
within our parishes and
The Lutheran Church-International was established in 1967 as the
International Lutheran Fellowship. Today, just as at its founding, there is a
strong focus on ministry, ecumenical relationships, and evangelistic work
at all levels.
News from the LC-I
Archbishop Hotes and
wife, Lynn, relocating to
Maryland. Central Office
moves to Lyons, NY
For Congregations Seeking a New Home...
Updates from the Lutheran World Parish and news from
around the church can be found here.
A Message from Archbishop Hotes.
The LC-I offers a home for ordained ministers (deacons,
pastors, bishops) as well as lay leaders (deaconnesses,
teachers). We also have programs for seminarians
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LC-I 2013 Synod to be July
16-19 at First Lutheran,
Lyons, NY. Hotel
at Quality In, Newark, NY.
For Rostered Leaders and Seminarians
Seeking a New Home...
The LC-I has a simple process through which interested
congregations and missions can seek membership and
participate in an orthodox, confessional, Lutheran church
Click the link below to learn more about us and the
process of affiliation.
2013 Synod Information
Prayers are requested for Southern Episcopal Church
Bishop Huron Manning, who is still recovering from a
recent heart attack.
2013 Synod in Lyons, NY, has just completed and the
work of the church continues. Watch for more information
here an on our Facebook page, too.