5 Things You Need to Know From the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, First Churchwide Assembly Since the Plague

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America Churchwide Assembly meets at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, Ohio, Monday, Aug. 8, 2022. Photo by Janine Truppay, courtesy ELCA

5 Things You Need to Know From the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America, First Churchwide Assembly Since the Plague

Watching backstage as more than 800 Lutherans sang hymns on the floor of the Greater Columbus Convention Center, Presiding Bishop Elizabeth Eaton mused, “We haven’t been singing like this for a long time together.

“It’s really powerful.”

The Evangelical Lutheran Church in America gathered this week in Columbus for its first Churchwide Assembly since COVID-19 upended churches across the country in 2020.

Source: Religion News, Emily McFarlan

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