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Hispanic Heritage Month 2021

September 15 - October 15

Hispanic Heritage Month will be observed by The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS) from Sept. 15 to Oct. 15. The celebration is intended to:

  • Honor the Lord’s saving work among Hispanics, especially those in the Lutheran church;
  • Increase awareness of Hispanic and Latin American history and ministry; and
  • Celebrate the culture and achievements of Hispanic and Latino Americans.

Look for special articles and observances all month long. Some of the people and achievements to be highlighted include:

  • Casiodoro de Reina (1520–1594), translator and publisher of the first complete Bible in Spanish;
  • Juan de Frías, Lutheran martyr from Venezuela;
  • The new Spanish Lutheran Hymnal;
  • Bilingual ministry with the Rev. Zabdi Lopez, pastor of Hope Lutheran Church, Woodburn, Ore.; and
  • LCMS Hispanic ministry in the United States and abroad.

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Start:
September 15
End:
October 15
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