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Article Archive for July 2012

2011 Theological Symposium: Rediscovering the Art of Preaching
July 31, 2012 – 10:00 am | 2 Comments
2011 Theological Symposium: Rediscovering the Art of Preaching

Relive, via video, Concordia Seminary’s Theological Symposium, held September 20-12, 2011, on “Rediscovering the Art of Preaching.” Featured presenters included Dean Nadasdy, Dale Meyer, David Schmitt, and Glenn Nielsen.

Proper 14 • 1 Kings 19:1–8 • August 12, 2012
July 31, 2012 – 7:00 am | No Comment

By David I. Lewis
Introduction
The Old Testament lesson for Proper 14 contains the introduction to the narrative of Elijah’s flight to Mt. Horeb and his confrontation with Yahweh there (1 Kgs 1:1–18). As only the first …

Day of Exegetical Reflection 2011
July 30, 2012 – 1:32 pm | No Comment
Day of Exegetical Reflection 2011

View video from the Day of Exegetical Reflection, held at Concordia Seminary on September 19, 2011, with the theme “The Bible in English: Its Present and Future.”

Proper 13 • Exodus 16:2–15 • August 5, 2012
July 24, 2012 – 7:00 am | No Comment

By Bruce M. Hartung
It is an easy homiletical move to criticize and condemn the wandering children of Israel for their murmuring against Moses and Aaron, and for their less-than-robust confidence that Yahweh would, in fact, …

A Jewish-Christian Dialogue and the Messiah Question
July 18, 2012 – 2:14 pm | 5 Comments
A Jewish-Christian Dialogue and the Messiah Question

Is Jesus the “Messiah” of Isaiah 9-11?

Proper 12 • Genesis 9:8–17 • July 29, 2012
July 17, 2012 – 7:00 am | No Comment

By Thomas Egger
Congregations of the LCMS have not heard many sermons on the rainbow, since Genesis 9 did not occur in the lectionary cycles of Lutheran Worship. In fact, the LW three-year lectionary did not …

Concordia Journal Currents – Reflecting on Hispanic ministry with Doug Groll
July 16, 2012 – 9:50 am | No Comment

As part of the Center for Hispanic Studies’ 25th anniversary, Doug Groll and Leopoldo Sanchez discuss the past, present, and future of Hispanic/Latino theology and mission.

Right or Rite?
July 11, 2012 – 2:14 pm | 7 Comments
Right or Rite?

Rev. William Rowe, a Roman Catholic priest, had already been removed from his parish when Bishop Edward Braxton of the Belleville, IL, diocese, took the extra step of forbidding him to exercise any public ministry. …

Proper 11 • Jeremiah 23:1–6 • July 22, 2012
July 10, 2012 – 7:00 am | No Comment

By Timothy Dost
Jeremiah 23:1–6 presents a challenge to the preacher of appearing to be too narrow in scope in terms of the law to be useful to the congregation. The lament of Jeremiah, while directed …

How to answer the toughest questions?
July 9, 2012 – 5:30 pm | No Comment

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How to answer the toughest questions?