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No matter what happens…

  “No matter what happens, travel gives you a story to tell.” (Jewish Proverb) And going from the US Midwest to Germany’s heartland is no different. Can you imagine the poor girl, who thought I ran off with her suitcase … Continue reading

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Jubilate: 3rd Sunday after Easter

  Watchword from the 2nd epistle of the apostle St. Paul to the Corinthians in the 5th chapter:“If anyone is in Christ, he is a new creation; the old has gone, the new has come!” (Verse 17) Introit from Psalm … Continue reading

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Looking back as we go forward…

Here’s an update on my past four months here in the States. Thank you for your gracious hospitality, friendly support and ongoing friendship all along. It’s a joy and priviledge to be on this journey together with you: https://spark.adobe.com/page/0oXufMeGuBdMR/

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Misericordias Domini (Good Shepherd Sunday): 3rd Sunday of Easter

    Watchword from the gospel of St. John 10:11a; 10:27-28 Jesus Christ says: “I am the good shepherd…My sheep listen to my voice; I know them, and they follow me. I give them eternal life, and they shall never … Continue reading

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Maundy Thursday: Institution of the New Testament (The Lord’s supper)

Here are today’s lessons: http://www.dropbox.com/s/spnd1lk5afl6yrc/Maudy Thursday 2017.docx

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Palm Sunday: 5th & last Sunday in Lent +

Watchword from the gospel of St. John: “The Son of Man must be lifted up, that everyone who believes in him may have eternal life.” (3:14b-15) Introit Psalm 69 Save me, O God; for the waters are come in unto … Continue reading

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Judica: 5th Sunday in Lent +

Watchword from the evangelist St.Matthew twentieth chapter “The Son of Man did not come to be served, but to serve, and to give his life as a ransom for many.” [Verse 28] Introit Psalm 43 Judge me, O God, and plead … Continue reading

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Laetare: 4th Sunday in Lent +

Watchword from the gospel of the evangelist St. John chapter 12 “Very truly I tell you, unless a kernel of wheat falls to the ground and dies, it remains only a single seed. But if it dies, it produces many … Continue reading

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Oculi: 3rd Sunday in Lent +

Watchword from the gospel of the evangelist St.Luke chapter 9 “No one who puts his hand to the plow and looks back is fit for service in the kingdom of God.” [Verse 62] Introit Psalm 34 I will bless the Lord at … Continue reading

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Reminiscere: 2nd Sunday in Lent +

   Watchword from St. Paul’s letter to the Romans chapter 5: “God demonstrates his own love for us in this: While we were still sinners, Christ died for us.” [Verse 8] Psalm 10: Why standest thou afar off, O Lord? … Continue reading

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