Who We Are & What We Believe
Whatever you do, work at it with all your heart, as working for the Lord, not for human masters, since you know that you will receive an inheritance from the Lord as a reward. It is the Lord Christ you are serving. Colossians 3:23-24
Who We Are
Lutheran High School of South Orange County; DBA: Crean Lutheran High School (CLHS) is a Recognized Service Organization (RSO), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod (LCMS). CLHS is one of approximately 130 domestic and international Lutheran High Schools in the LCMS and one of 8 high schools in the Pacific Southwest District of The Lutheran Church-Missouri Synod.
As a Recognized Service Organization of the Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod, our teachings, decisions, and beliefs regarding scripture, baptism, communion, moral and ethical matters, and current faith-related issues, match those of LCMS. We respect, and actively work to support the doctrine and practices of the Synod. You may read more about the heritage and CLHS story by accessing the His-story link under “About Us,” on the CLHS webpage.
For a detailed and comprehensive collection of statements addressing specific issues relating to Scripture, Baptism, Communion, moral and ethical matters, current faith-related issues, and other FAQ (Frequently Asked Questions), please regularly visit the following web site: www.lcms.org. To read more about the beliefs and practices visit http://www.lcms.org/belief-and-practice.
What We Believe
At Crean Lutheran High School, we believe that the Bible is the inspired, inerrant Word of God, and we subscribe to the three Ecumenical Creeds (Apostle's, Nicene, and Athanasian), as well as the Lutheran Confessions as accurate statements regarding the truth of God's Word.