As true and sound expositions of the Word of God, this Congregation acknowledges and accepts the symbolic books of the Evangelical Lutheran Church as contained in:
The Book of Concord of 1580
The Apostles, Nicene, and Athanasian Creeds
The unaltered Augsburg Confession and its Apology
The Smalcald Articles
The Treatise on the Power and Primacy of the Pope
Luther's Large and Small Catechisms
The Formula of Concord.