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Lectionary@Lunch Live – Ezekiel 37:1-14
April 7, 2015 – 3:40 pm | No Comment

Jumping ahead of the Easter season (when the first reading is taken from Acts), Prof. Bill Carr discusses the Old Testament pericope for the Day of Pentecost, in the Year B lectionary.

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Easter 5 • 1 John 4:1–11 (12–21) • May 3, 2015
April 21, 2015 – 10:00 am | No Comment

By Mark Rockenbach
We have done no act of love, at any time, in any way to God (Is 53:6, Rom 3:10-12, 1 Jn 4:10). The love between us and God began with God and not …

All About Mark
April 29, 2012 – 3:07 pm | No Comment
All About Mark

“Just as he said”: The Power of the Word in Mark

A Book of Life
April 16, 2012 – 10:13 pm | No Comment
A Book of Life

So what if it cost $13.2 million?

The Gracious “Electric Chair” – Part 2
April 11, 2012 – 2:19 pm | One Comment
The Gracious “Electric Chair” – Part 2

And just why do you wear that cross anyway?

The Gracious “Electric Chair”
April 10, 2012 – 10:24 am | No Comment
The Gracious “Electric Chair”

Something to think about the next time you wear an execution device around your neck.

Do we really need church?
April 8, 2012 – 4:45 pm | No Comment

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Do we really need church?

Heaven’s OK, but It’s Not the End of the World
April 8, 2012 – 6:37 am | 21 Comments
Heaven’s OK, but It’s Not the End of the World

First Fruits and Last Things

The Great Transfer
April 6, 2012 – 11:55 am | No Comment

The Lord laid on him . . .

Are Lutherans Evangelicals?
April 4, 2012 – 4:05 pm | 16 Comments
Are Lutherans Evangelicals?

What is Lutheran?

The 6th Day
April 4, 2012 – 12:54 am | One Comment
The 6th Day

One of my students who has an interest in the early church thought he had run across an indication that there were times when the early church fathers preached/lectured on the days of creation during Holy Week. Now whether or not they did so, I don’t know for sure. But as I reflected on the idea, it suggested some intriguing connections. It provides a way of pulling together the original creation and the new creation as it focuses on the central role of God’s human creatures in both instances.

The Passion of God’s Son, according to Mark: Audio File
April 3, 2012 – 4:40 pm | One Comment
The Passion of God’s Son, according to Mark: Audio File

Yesterday, in the Chapel of St. Timothy and St. Titus, Dr. Erik Herrmann chanted the text of the passion account from the Gospel according to Mark. Erik’s description of his preparations are available here, in …