Tag Archives: Jerusalem

10th Sunday after Trinity

Watchword from Psalm 33 verse 12: Blessed is the nation whose God is the LORD, the people he chose for his inheritance. The Introit is from Psalm 106:  Remember me, O LORD, when you show favor to your people; help … Continue reading

Posted in Trinity (The church season after Pentecost), Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1st Sunday in Advent

Watchword: “Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion; shout, O daughter of Jerusalem: behold, thy King cometh unto thee: he is just, and having salvation; lowly, and riding upon an ass, and upon a colt the foal of an ass.” (Zech.9,9) … Continue reading

Posted in Advent, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Last Sunday before Lent: Estomihi

Watchword: “See, we are going up to Jerusalem, and everything that is written about the Son of Man by the prophets will be accomplished.” (Lk.18,31) Introit from Psalm 31: In thee, O Lord, do I put my trust; let me … Continue reading

Posted in Lectionary etc, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

1st Sunday in Advent: 27.November 2016

The watchword for this first Sunday in Advent: “Rejoice greatly, O daughter of Zion! Shout, O daughter of Jerusalem! Behold, your King is coming to you; He is just and having salvation, Lowly and riding on a donkey, A colt, … Continue reading

Posted in Advent, Gottesdienst, Lectionary etc, Lutheran Order of service, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lessons for the 18th Sunday after Trinity

The watchword for the 18th Sunday after Trinity: And he has given us this command: Anyone who loves God must also love their brother and sister. (1Jo 4:21 NIV) Introit is from Psalm 122:  “I was glad when they said … Continue reading

Posted in Lectionary etc, Pentecost, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Heiliges Fest der Kreuzeserhöhung

Heute feiert die römisch-katholische und griechisch-orthodoxe Kirche mitsamt der Anglikanischen und Teile der Lutherischen Kirche das Fest des Hl.Kreuzes, das nach der Kyriakoslegende von der Kaiserin Helena (Mutter Kaiser Konstantins) in 350-60 in Jerusalem gefunden und mit dem Bau der Grabeskirche besonders … Continue reading

Posted in Gedankensplitter, Gottesdienst, Lutheran World, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Palmarum in St. Paulus (Afrikaans)

Pastor Klaus-Eckart Damaske is leading a camp for young couples in the bushveld this weekend, so he asked me to conduct the divine  service in his afrikaans St.Paul’s congregation. I was very happy to do so, because it’s a joy … Continue reading

Posted in Lent, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Matins in the morning: John 6,47-58

Read here my sermon during this morning’s Matins in the chapel of St.Michael at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane on “Jesus Christ – the bread of life”: Joh 6,47-58 Matins 2016.3.10

Posted in Matins in the morning, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

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

Posted in Herrenhuter Readings, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Matins in the Morning: Lk.9,51ff

This mornings sermon during Matins is available here to read: Lk9,51-56 Matins 2016.2.11 and here to listen too: 

Posted in sermonette or devotion, Uncategorized | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment