The Lutheran Hour Instructions for Alexa

Listen to your favorite OnePlace ministries on all Alexa enabled devices! Alexa is the voice-activated assistant for Amazon devices such as the Echo, Echo Dot and the Amazon Tap.

To begin listening, let’s make sure the OnePlace skill is enabled on your device

Use the command “Alexa, open OnePlace” to enable the skill and listen for the welcome message “Welcome to the podcast player”. Immediately following the welcome message, you can ask Alexa to play your favorite show or host:

“Play ‘The Lutheran Hour’”


“Play ‘Dr. Gregory Seltz’”

Now that the OnePlace skill is enabled on your device, you can listen with a single command

“Alexa, ask OnePlace to play ‘The Lutheran Hour’”

“Alexa, ask OnePlace to play ‘Dr. Gregory Seltz’”

About The Lutheran Hour

The Lutheran Hour featuring Rev. Dr. Gregory Seltz is Lutheran Hour Ministries’ flagship Christian outreach radio program with over 1 million listeners and airing on more than 1,600 stations across North America, as well as on the American Forces Network.

Lutheran Hour Ministries (LHM) is a trusted expert in global media that equips and engages a vibrant volunteer base to passionately proclaim the Gospel to over 51 million people worldwide each week.

About Dr. Gregory Seltz

The Rev. Dr. Gregory Seltz serves as the Speaker of The Lutheran Hour radio program, a position he has held since 2011. He also serves as Lutheran Hour Ministries’ spiritual leader, evangelist, and ministry emissary with The Lutheran Church – Missouri Synod (LCMS) and Lutheran Church – Canada (LCC).

Before joining Lutheran Hour Ministries, Dr. Seltz served as Director of the Cross-Cultural Ministry Center, professor of Theology, and overseer of the master’s program in Theology and Culture at Concordia University in Irvine, California. He was also the founding pastor of the first new Lutheran mission start in more than 40 years in New York City (Church for All Nations – LCMS).

Dr. Seltz holds a bachelor’s in New Testament-Biblical Languages, a Master of Divinity in Systematics-New Testament, a Master of Sacred Theology in Systematics and a Doctor of Divinity degree from Concordia University. He lives with his family in St. Louis, Missouri.

Contact The Lutheran Hour with Dr. Gregory Seltz

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