Tag Archives: Invitation

2nd Sunday after Trinity

Jesus Christ our Lord and God invites: “Come unto me, all ye that labour and are heavy laden, and I will give you rest.” (Matthew 11,28) Introit from Psalm 36: Thy righteousness is like the great mountains; thy judgments are … Continue reading

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3rd Sunday after Pentecost

Watchword for the 3rd Sunday after Pentecost [2nd after Trinity] from Matthew 11:28  Jesus says: “Come to me, all you who are weary and burdened, and I will give you rest. Old Testament reading from the prophet Isaiah 55:1-3b: “Come, … Continue reading

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Matins in the morning

A sermon on the gospel of St. John, the 7th chapter held in the chapel of St.Timothy at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane. You can read it here (Joh7,33-39 Matins 2016.5.12) and listen to it here here:  Here is a … Continue reading

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Seminary Open Day: Invitation

The Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane is planning it’s annual Open Day. As usual this is to be on the first Saturday in September. This year 2015 that is the 5th of that month. Here is the program for that day: … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Friday, the 5th June 2015

As the hart panteth after the water brooks, so panteth my soul after thee, O God. (Psa 42:1 KJV) In the last day, that great day of the feast, Jesus stood and cried, saying, If any man thirst, let him … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Thursday, the 5th March 2015

Let thy tender mercies come unto me, that I may live. (Psa 119:77 KJV) Go ye therefore into the highways, and as many as ye shall find, bid to the marriage. So those servants went out into the highways, and gathered … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Monday, the 1st September

Come and see what God has done: he is awesome in his deeds toward the children of man. (Psa 66:5 ESV) Blessed be the God and Father of our Lord Jesus Christ, who has blessed us in Christ with every … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Saturday, the 26th July 2014

O my God, my soul is cast down within me: therefore will I remember thee  (Psa 42:6 KJV) and Jesus promises: “Whoever comes to me I will never drive away.” (Joh 6:37 NIV)

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Why should we pray?

Our Lord Jesus Christ taught his disciples to pray. That’s what we can learn from the “Our Father”. In his introduction to this 3rd main part of the Christian faith Dr. Martin Luther writes  the following: We have now heard … Continue reading

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Löhe on 1 John 3:13

Do not be surprised, my brothers, if the world hates you. (1Jo 3:13 NIV) In today’s gospel our Lord Jesus Christ speaks about the great feast to which so many have been invited, yet despite the invitation so few attend. … Continue reading

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