News Releases

ELCA news releases are detailed accounts describing events and ministries of the ELCA

ELCA Introduces “Now Is the Time” Study Guide

01/19/2022

​The ELCA introduces "Now Is the Time: A Study Guide for ELCA Declaration to People of African Descent" to help congregations wrestle with the meaning of the declaration, adopted at the 2019 Churchwide Assembly, and its accompanying explanation.

ELCA Church Council expresses gratitude for leadership of Bill Horne

11/18/2021

Gathering here Nov. 11-13, the Church Council of the Evangelical Lutheran Church in America (ELCA) began its meeting with a shared time in remembrance of William B. “Bill” Horne II, ELCA vice president, who died Aug. 14 in Clearwater, Fla.