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Meet Professor Mark Rockenbach (Part 2)
May 5, 2016 – 9:16 am | No Comment

Continuing the conversation with Prof. Rockenbach (part 2 of 2). View part one here.

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Proper 5 • Luke 7:11–17 • June 5, 2016
May 24, 2016 – 8:45 am | No Comment

By James Voelz
Introduction and Overview
This well-known pericope is “typical” of Luke’s Gospel in several important ways. Chief is the portrayal of Jesus as a prophetic figure (in something of a contrast to Matthew, where he …

More on the Multiethnic Symposium: (Arranged?) Marriage, Family, and Children
February 22, 2016 – 9:29 am | No Comment
More on the Multiethnic Symposium: (Arranged?) Marriage, Family, and Children

Is the church an arranged marriage? (Part 2 of 2)

“Communities of Hope, One Community in Christ”: Becoming a Multiethnic Church?
February 16, 2016 – 3:38 pm | 2 Comments
“Communities of Hope, One Community in Christ”: Becoming a Multiethnic Church?

We just finished our fifth Multiethnic Symposium. Have we learned anything? (Part 1 of 2)

Miroslav Volf to Speak at Concordia Seminary
February 11, 2016 – 3:11 pm | One Comment
Miroslav Volf to Speak at Concordia Seminary

Well-known scholar, theologian and public intellectual Miroslav Volf, the Henry B. Wright Professor of Systematic Theology at Yale University, will offer his perspective on the legacy of the Reformation and its 500th anniversary in a lecture …

Reading Luther in China
January 4, 2016 – 8:05 am | 9 Comments
Reading Luther in China

Won Yong Ji, Hank Rowold, and “Letting Luther speak Chinese.”

The Press of the Text: Honoring Jim Voelz
December 28, 2015 – 8:02 am | 5 Comments
The Press of the Text: Honoring Jim Voelz

A forthcoming Festschrift to celebrate a scholar of the Greek language, the Gospel of Mark, and a glass of wine.

O Emmanuel
December 23, 2015 – 9:56 am | No Comment
O Emmanuel

December 23
 

ANTIPHON
O Emmanuel, our King and Lawgiver, the Desire of All Nations and their Savior: Come and save us, O Lord our God.
READING

From Isaiah chapters 7 and 33:
Therefore the Lord himself will give you this …

O King of Nations
December 22, 2015 – 9:49 am | No Comment
O King of Nations

 
December 22
 
 
ANTIPHON
O King of the Nations, the Ruler they long for, the Cornerstone uniting all people: Come and save mankind whom You formed out of clay.
READING

From Isaiah chapter 28, Psalm 118, and Ephesians chapter 2:
Therefore, …

O Dayspring
December 21, 2015 – 9:30 am | No Comment
O Dayspring

December 21
 

 
ANTIPHON
O Dayspring, Splendor of Light Everlasting and Sun of Righteousness: Come and enlighten those who sit in darkness and in the shadow of death.
READING

From Isaiah chapter 9, Malachi chapter 4, and 2 Peter chapter …

O Key of David
December 20, 2015 – 9:04 am | No Comment
O Key of David

December 20
 

ANTIPHON
O Key of David and Scepter of the House of Israel, You open and no one can close, You close and no one can open: Come and rescue the prisoners who are in darkness …

O Root of Jesse
December 19, 2015 – 8:42 am | No Comment
O Root of Jesse

December 19
 

ANTIPHON
O Root of Jesse, standing as an ensign before the peoples, before Whom all kings are mute, to Whom the nations will do homage: Come to deliver us, and delay not.
READING

From Isaiah chapters 11, …