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Take a Walk Down Memory Lane with the Arch® Books Treasury
CPH Celebrates 50 Years of Arch Books with New Releases

CONTACT: Lindsey Martie
Phone: 314-268-1303

Saint Louis, MO—In celebration of the fiftieth anniversary of the beloved Arch® Books series, Concordia Publishing House has released the Arch® Books Treasury: Vintage Collection: 1964–1965. This collection brings together the twelve original Arch® Books into one volume.

Since 1965, generations of families and educators have used Arch® Books to teach important truths of the Bible. Each book retells part of the Scripture in engaging rhyme, creating a memorable way to explore the Bible. Arch® Books are an enduring, endearing series because each book teaches a Bible story in a child-friendly, true-to-Scripture format. Practical, accessible, and memorable, these books provide learning that lasts a lifetime.

Arch® Books Treasury: Vintage Collection, 1964–1965 includes

  • The Good Samaritan
  • The Boy Who Ran Away
  • The Great Surprise
  • Eight Bags of Gold
  • The Rich Fool
  • Little Benjamin and the First Christmas
  • Jon and the Little Lost Lamb
  • The Story of Noah’s Ark
  • The Little Boat that Almost Sank
  • The World God Made
  • The Boy with a Sling
  • The Baby Born in a Stable                                                                              

Arch® Books Treasury is available at

In addition to the treasury, Concordia Publishing House has also released three new individual Arch® Books: God Saves Jerusalem by Larry Burgdorf, O Bethlehem by Joan Petersen Tietz, and The Wedding at Cana by Joanne Bader.

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For more information, please contact Lindsey Martie, Public Relations, by phone at 314-268-1303 or by email to   

About Concordia Publishing House
Concordia Publishing House (CPH) is the publishing arm of The Lutheran Church—Missouri Synod. For 145 years, CPH has provided 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 more than 8,000 products to support the proclamation of the Gospel worldwide. Visit CPH online at