Tag Archives: Burial

Karsamstag

Old Testament reading from the prophet Ezekiel 37: The hand of the Lord was upon me, and carried me out in the spirit of the Lord, and set me down in the midst of the valley which was full of bones, And … Continue reading

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The stations of the cross

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Life and death in another week at LTS

Last night student of Lutheran theology Immanuel Ennosa Ataroba from Sudan received the sad news that his brother, who had been suffering from illness for the past three year, had been called home by our God the Lord over life … Continue reading

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Simon writes from Nigeria:

Dear Bishop I really want to share with you all that one of my brother was killed. He was killed by the Boko Haram and the burial will take place in Abuja Nigeria on Thursday 25, they are 17 of them … Continue reading

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“You are not your own…” (1.Cor.6:18-20)

Listen to this mornings confessional address on 1.Cor.6:19-20 as it was held at St. Timothy’s chapel at the LTS in Tshwane: Confessional Address 2013.7.17

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Löhe on Romans 6,8

Now if we died with Christ, we believe that we will also live with him. (Rom 6:8 NIV) It’s quite challenging to speak of our Christian community and fellowship with our head Jesus Christ, because quite often our congregations are … Continue reading

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Löhe on Romans 6,4

We were therefore buried with him through baptism into death in order that, just as Christ was raised from the dead through the glory of the Father, we too may live a new life. (Rom 6:4 NIV) This does not … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON GENESIS 24:31

“Come, you who are blessed by the LORD,” he said. “Why are you standing out here?” (Gen 24:31 NIV) “Septuagesimae”: 70 day’s of Lenten preparations before Easter have now begun. The first Sunday of nine, which fall into this period … Continue reading

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