Chicago Lutheran History: First Immanuel Lutheran Church

In 1896, the Lutheran churches of Chicago published a history of their growth in the city beginning with First St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, now located on LaSalle and Goethe streets in Chicago. As far as I know, there is no English translation of this document, so I offer this translation to share this history with you. Follow me to get updates about the rest of this work.

In the last installment, we finished the story of First St. Paul Lutheran Church. According to the congregation’s website, Pastor Heinrich Wunder served there from…