Synodical Surprise: Catechismal Instruction in 2016
Today, President and CEO Dr. Bruce Kintz of Concordia Publishing House unveiled a new innovation—the Small Catechism skill for Amazon Echo. This new format for Luther’s Small Catechism imparts the plain, simple teachings of the Lutheran Church in an exciting, interactive approach.
CPH created this Amazon Echo skill for Alexa, Amazon’s popular voice-recognizing personality, who now recites any portion of Luther’s Small Catechism. This new interactive experience is available for free from the Amazon Echo Skill Store.
Add the skill today! Here are the four easy steps:
1. Open the Amazon Alexa App2. Open Skills3. Search for “Small Catechism” and enable4. Say, “Alexa, ask Small Catechism . . .”
You can learn more about the new Small Catechism Amazon Echo integration by visiting books.cph.org/luthers-small-catechism-for-the-amazon-echo
For more information, contact Lindsey Martie, CPH Public Relations, by phone at (314) 268-1303 or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
About Concordia Publishing House
Concordia Publishing House (CPH) is the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. For 150 years, CPH has been providing individuals, churches, and schools with products that are faithful to the Scriptures and the Lutheran Confessions. From books and Bibles to church supplies, curriculum, and software, CPH offers over 10,000 products to support the proclamation of the Gospel worldwide. Visit CPH online at cph.org.