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Concordia Publishing House

Concordia Publishing House
Parent company Lutheran Church - Missouri Synod
Founded 1869
Country of origin United States
Headquarters location St Louis, Missouri
Key people Dr. Bruce G. Kintz (President&CEO)
Publication types Books, Magazines
Nonfiction topics Lutheran
Fiction genres Christian
Number of employees 250
Official website .org.cphwww

Concordia Publishing House (CPH), founded in 1869, is the official publishing arm of The [4] It publishes a wide range of resources for churches, schools and homes and is the publisher of the world's most widely circulated daily devotional resource, Portals of Prayer. Their children's books, known as Arch Books, have been published in millions of copies. Over 850,000 copies of this resource are printed and distributed quarterly. Concordia Publishing House is the oldest publishing company west of the Mississippi and the world's largest distinctly Lutheran publishing house.

Concordia Publishing House publishes The Lutheran Study Bible — the first study Bible in English to be developed from the ground up with notes from theologians, scholars, and pastors from 12 Lutheran church bodies.


  1. ^ The Lutheran Hymnal. Concrodia Publishing House. 1941. 
  2. ^ Lutheran Worship. Concordia Publishing House. 1982. 
  3. ^ Lutheran Service Book. Concordia Publishing House. 2006. 
  4. ^ Orgelbüchlein. St. Louis, MO: Concordia Publishing House. 1984. 

External links

  • Concordia Publishing House official site
  • Company history from the CPH website

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