Articles tagged with: Preaching
The digital edition of the Fall 2016 CONCORDIA JOURNAL, featuring articles by James Prothro, Glenn Fluegge, Abjar Bakhou, Matthew Rosebrock, and Jeff Gibbs on preaching Matthew.
…aka, preaching the whole can of worms.
Jeff Gibbs on how to preach the Gospel of Matthew during the upcoming church year (Series A).
By Mark A. Seifrid
The drama of the text unfolds in three acts. The first act is the way of the cross with Jesus’s word to the women who followed him on the way. The second act …
By David Adams
The Text as Text
The text of this account in Luke’s gospel is well-attested, and there is no variant that is so problematic as to demand serious consideration. In v. 19 the future tense …
By Joel Elowsky
Crowds are always following Jesus looking for something. These crowds come from everywhere, not just the locals, and they’re filled with expectation. He always takes their expectations and transforms them into something more significant …
By Travis J. Scholl
Commemorating the sixteenth-century events that came to be called the Protestant Reformation is more complicated than it used to be. Triumphalism—a certain weirdly coiffed presidential candidate notwithstanding—is no longer in vogue. We left …
Robert Kolb discusses his forthcoming book Martin Luther and the Enduring Word of God.
By David Schmitt
In this reading, Jesus moves from the world of the imagination, where he tells a parable (vv. 9–14), to the world of his ministry, where he blesses children (vv. 15–17). Both of …
Prof. Peter Nafzger teaches in the practical theology department, with a focus on homiletics (preaching).