Tag Archives: Grace

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? why … Continue reading

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2nd Sunday after Epiphany

The watchword: For the law was given by Moses, but grace and truth came by Jesus Christ. (John 1:17) The Introit from Psalm 105: O give thanks unto the Lord; call upon his name: make known his deeds among the … Continue reading

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Confession on Wednesday

Here is the sermon held by Professor Dr. Werner Klän (LTH Oberursel i.T) during the confessional service this morning in the chapel of St.Timothy at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane: LTS_Confession_ and_ absolution_2016-08-31

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Matins in the morning

Here is my sermon on Exodus 2:11-18 preached during Matins in the chapel of St. Timothy’s at LTS: Ex2,11-18 Matins. You can listen to it here: 

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11th Sunday after Trinity (12th after Pentecost)

Watchword for the 12th Sunday after Pentecost from 1 Peter 5:5:  God opposes the proud but gives grace to the humble.” The old Testament reading from 2 Samuel 12:1-10. 13-15    The LORD sent Nathan to David. When he came to … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Saturday, the 5th March 2106.

The prophet recalls: „Then I said, I have laboured in vain, I have spent my strength for nought, and in vain: yet surely my judgment is with the Lord, and my work with my God.“ (Isaiah 49:4) Our Lord Jesus … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Friday, the 4th March 2016

King Solomon prayed to God in the temple of Jerusalem: “Then hear thou in heaven thy dwelling place, and forgive, and do, and give to every man according to his ways, whose heart thou knowest; for thou, even thou only, … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Friday, the 19th February 2016

The holy Christian Churches believes and confesses the biblical truth: “The living God in his holy dwelling is a father to the fatherless, a defender of widows. Our God sets the lonely in families, he leads out the prisoners with … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Friday, the 12th February 2016

The prophet Hosea writes: “It shall come to pass, that in the place where it was said unto them, Ye are not my people, there it shall be said unto them, Ye are the sons of the living God.” (Hos … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Monday, the 1st February 2016

The holy prophet Moses writes: “I prayed therefore unto the LORD, and said, O Lord GOD, destroy not thy people and thine inheritance, which thou hast redeemed through thy greatness, which thou hast brought forth out of Egypt with a … Continue reading

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