Concordia Academic, the CPH Academics Blog has kindly posted an excerpt of my book, Walther's Hymnal, a complete translation of the hymns of Missouri Synod's first German hymnal. Check out my translation of the Magnificat paraphrase (in honor of the Visitation yesterday). Also, the book is on sale at $15 off until the 6th of July. Go here to find out how to take advantage of the discount. You can also read some reviews on Amazon. —MC.