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Telling God’s Story
May 23, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

In conjunction with the Spring 2014 issue of Concordia Journal, here is David Schmitt’s opening plenary presentation at the 2013 Theological Symposium. The Symposium theme was “From the Creation to the New Creation: Seeing All Things in Light of the Entire Story.”

You can download the video, along with videos of other Symposium plenaries and sectionals, on iTunes U.

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Proper 19 • Genesis 50:15–21 • September 14, 2014
September 2, 2014 – 9:00 am | No Comment

By Paul Philp
A lot has happened since Joseph’s brothers left him for dead in the desert. The brothers have been reunited with Joseph, and now their father, Jacob, has died. It is as if they are back in …

Listening to the Word of God, Day 1
November 8, 2013 – 7:55 am | One Comment

The first day of the “Listening to God’s Word” theological symposium at the Lutherische Theologische Hochschule, Oberursel, focused on “Historical Approaches” to the text, using Genesis 1 and Matt 14:22-33 as test cases. The symposium’s goal is …

FAQ #3 on Luther’s Two Kinds of Righteousness
November 7, 2013 – 2:49 pm | No Comment
FAQ #3 on Luther’s Two Kinds of Righteousness

The third video in a series of FAQs on Luther’s two kinds of righteousness: How does the distinction of two kinds of righteousness help clarify grace and forgiveness?

Listening to God’s Word
November 6, 2013 – 1:57 am | 2 Comments
Listening to God’s Word

“And behold, a  lawyer stood up to put Jesus to the test, saying, “Teacher, what shall I do to  inherit eternal life?” He said to him, “What is written in the Law? How do you …

FAQ #2 on Luther’s Two Kinds of Righteousness
October 31, 2013 – 3:19 pm | 6 Comments
FAQ #2 on Luther’s Two Kinds of Righteousness

The second video in a series of FAQs on Luther’s two kinds of righteousness: Where did Luther get the distinction of two kinds of righteousness?

FAQ #1 on Luther’s Two Kinds of Righteousness
October 24, 2013 – 3:01 pm | 8 Comments
FAQ #1 on Luther’s Two Kinds of Righteousness

The first video in a series of FAQs on Luther’s two kinds of righteousness: Introduction, and Is the distinction of two kinds of righteousness biblical?

Remembering Brother Mel
October 21, 2013 – 9:39 pm | No Comment
Remembering Brother Mel

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Remembering Brother Mel

Continuing Education and Ministry 411
October 11, 2013 – 10:55 am | 5 Comments
Continuing Education and Ministry 411

Read good books with your favorite professors in the new Concordia Seminary Book Club.

Leave Your Gift at the Altar and “Text”?
October 9, 2013 – 12:38 pm | 2 Comments
Leave Your Gift at the Altar and “Text”?

Is social media the new “forgiveness technology”?

What makes a book sacred?
September 25, 2013 – 4:15 pm | 3 Comments
What makes a book sacred?

Continued here:
What makes a book sacred?

A View of the Gospel From Saturn
September 11, 2013 – 6:31 pm | No Comment
A View of the Gospel From Saturn

A few weeks ago, the Cassini spacecraft flew by Saturn. As it did so, it turned its cameras back toward earth and and snapped pictures of it just as the Voyager 1 space craft did so in 1990. If memory serves me correctly (which does not always do anymore) the image of the earth took about one quarter of a pixel of space on the photograph. Now Cassini-Hyguns has taken a slightly higher resolution photograph in which one can even see the moon along with the earth