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Article Archive for August 2012

Please check your Summer 2012 CONCORDIA JOURNAL
August 30, 2012 – 2:18 pm | No Comment
Please check your Summer 2012 CONCORDIA JOURNAL

In a small handful of copies, we have discovered a printing glitch. And we want to replace any that were erroneously sent out.

John Witte on religion and human rights language
August 29, 2012 – 3:10 pm | One Comment
John Witte on religion and human rights language

Watch this interview with John Witte, Jr. Then see him live at Concordia Seminary’s Theological Symposium, September 18-19, 2012.

Proper 18 • Isaiah 35:4–7a • September 9, 2012
August 28, 2012 – 7:00 am | One Comment

By Dale A. Meyer
Is this a great time to be the church? Do you have joy in your pastoral ministry? Do the baptized in your congregation show cheerful confidence in their Christian faith? Isaiah 35:4–7a, …

Writing My Metanarrative
August 23, 2012 – 2:15 pm | 5 Comments
Writing My Metanarrative

Everybody’s got one. What’s yours? Here’s mine.

Proper 17 • Deuteronomy 4:1–2, 6–9 • September 2, 2012
August 21, 2012 – 7:00 am | No Comment

By Thomas Manteufel
What does the Old Testament portrayal of Israel have to do with us followers of Jesus Christ?
This question may well occur to hearers of this and similar Old Testament lessons. The fact is …

Did we find life on Mars yet?
August 17, 2012 – 4:30 pm | 4 Comments
Did we find life on Mars yet?

See the article here:
Did we find life on Mars yet?

Leo Sánchez elected President of the next Hispanic Convention
August 16, 2012 – 4:08 pm | No Comment
Leo Sánchez elected President of the next Hispanic Convention

Dr. Sanchez, director of the Seminary’s Center for Hispanic Studies, will work with churches and leaders in Hispanic ministry to lead and coordinate the work of the LCMS.

Proper 16 • Isaiah 29:11–19 • August 26, 2012
August 14, 2012 – 7:00 am | No Comment

By Arthur F. Graudin
Textual Considerations
The text—God’s word to his people through the prophet Isaiah—contains a number of key words that point to significant concepts in Israel’s history.
The Hebrew word יצר (v. 16) is used in …

Proper 15 • Joshua 24:1–2, 14–18 • August 19, 2012
August 7, 2012 – 7:00 am | No Comment

By Kyle Castens
The Choice is His
There is nothing more non-descript than a plain white Styrofoam takeout container. As it sat on our counter, it went unnoticed. My wife had to bring it to the attention …

Teaching God’s Children
August 6, 2012 – 10:00 am | 2 Comments
Teaching God’s Children

Read the introduction and first chapter of Robert Kolb’s “Teaching God’s Children His Teaching,” newly revised and hot off the Concordia Seminary Press.