Tag Archives: Devil

First Sunday in Lent: Invocavit

   Watchword “The reason the Son of God appeared was to destroy the works of the devil.”(1.Joh.3,8b) Introit He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High will abide in the shadow of the Almighty. I will say to the … Continue reading

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Sunday Invocavit (First Sunday in Lent)

Watchword for this first week in Lent: For this purpose the Son of God was manifested, that he might destroy the works of the devil. (1.John 3:8b) Psalm of this week: „He that dwelleth in the secret place of the … Continue reading

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Matins on Monday

This mornings sermonette on the holy gospel of St. Mark 1:21-27 can be read here Matins Mk1,21-27 and listened to over here: We sang the Hymn God’s Own Child, I Gladly Say It (I am Baptized Into Christ!) by Erdmann Neumeister (1671-1756) God’s … Continue reading

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Lead us not into temptation …

Sermonette held at Vespers of the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane (Pretoria, South Africa): Jm1,13-18 Vesper and/or listen to it here: 

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Löhe on Ephesians 6:11

Put on the whole armour of God, that ye may be able to stand against the wiles of the devil. (Eph 6:11 KJV) The whole armour of God is a divine gift. We humans don’t have that much power from … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Sunday, the 20th October 2013

“I, even I, am he who comforts you. Who are you that you fear mere mortals, human beings who are but grass.” (Isa 51:12 NIV) “I tell you, my friends, do not be afraid of those who kill the body and … Continue reading

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Löhe on 1 Peter 5:8b

Your enemy the devil prowls around like a roaring lion looking for someone to devour. (1Pe 5:8 NIV) Our best friend is Jesus and our worst enemy is the devil. Both are going about – seeking. The first seeks the … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON HEBREWS 9:14

How much more, then, will the blood of Christ … cleanse our consciences from acts that lead to death, so that we may serve the living God!  (Heb 9:14 NIV) My dear friend! Have you not committed a sin, that … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON 2.CORINTHIANS 12:9

“My grace is sufficient for you, for my power is made perfect in weakness.” (2Co 12:9 NIV) Those who are severely afflicted have not necessarily fallen from grace, they can actually be in very high standing in so far as … Continue reading

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