Category Archives: Epiphany

Last Sunday after Epiphany (Transfiguration)

Watchword “The Lord shall arise upon thee, and his glory shall be seen upon thee.” (Isaiah 60,2) Introit Psalm 97 The Lord reigneth; let the earth rejoice; let the multitude of isles be glad thereof. Clouds and darkness are round … Continue reading

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Sermon on 1.Corinthians 2,1-10

Not knowing, who would be at the divine service this afternoon, I prepared two sermons, one in English (1Cor2,1-10 13.1.2018 OLS2) and one in German (1Kor2,1-10 13.1.2018 OLS3), both on the prescribed lesson by St.Paul to the Corinthians for the 2nd … Continue reading

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Water for free

This year’s watchword is from Revelations 21,6. It’s the Lord’s promise: “I will give unto him that is athirst of the fountain of the water of life, freely.” Here’s my sermon in German for yesterday’s devotion in the chapel of … Continue reading

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1st Sunday after Epiphany

Watchword: “For as many as are led by the Spirit of God, they are the sons of God.” (Romans 8,14) Introit Psalm 72 verses 1-2.12.17b Give the king thy judgments, O God, and thy righteousness unto the king’s son. He … Continue reading

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Epiphany (6th January)

Watchword: “The darkness is past, and the true light now shineth..” (1 John 2,8b) Introit Psalm 100 Make a joyful noise unto the Lord, all ye lands.  Serve the Lord with gladness: come before his presence with singing. Know ye that the … Continue reading

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Simeon’s “Nunc Dimittis” in pictures

This mornings classes on the presentation of the little baby Jesus – eight days old – in the temple concentrated on Simeon’s “Nunc Dimittis”. Here are some pictures used as illustration. One group depicting Greek and Russian icons, whereas the … Continue reading

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Matins in the morning

Here is this mornings sermon on Galatians 1:11-24 to read galatians-111-24 and to listen to: 

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Last Sunday after Epiphany: Transfiguration of Christ +

  Watchword Isaiah 60:2 The Lord shall arise upon thee, and his glory shall be seen upon thee. Psalm 97: The Lord reigneth; let the earth rejoice; let the multitude of isles be glad thereof. Clouds and darkness are round … Continue reading

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4th Sunday during Epiphany

 Watchword Psalm 66:5 Come and see what God has done, how awesome his works in man’s behalf!  Introit Psalm 107: They that go down to the sea in ships, that do business in great waters; These see the works of … Continue reading

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3rd Sunday after Epiphany

The watchword: And they shall come from the east, and from the west, and from the north, and from the south, and shall sit down in the kingdom of God. (Luke 13:29) The Introit from Psalm 86: Bow down thine … Continue reading

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