Tag Archives: Law and Gospel

God will send the prophet You want (Dt.18,16)

Dr. Martin Luther continues his commentary on Deuteronomy 18 verse 16: “Just as you desired of the Lord your God at Horeb” – translated by Richard R. Caemmerer in Luther´s Works Volume 9, pages 180-182: We read nothing about any … Continue reading

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Jesus grants, what Moses demands… (ML on Dt.18,15)

Dr. Martin Luther continues his commentary on Deuteronomy 18 verse 15: “The Lord Your God will raise up for You a prophet like me from among You, from Your brethren – Him You shall heed” – translated by Richard R. … Continue reading

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Difference between Old and New Testament

Luther on Deuteronomy 5:3 “Not with our fathers…” Here Moses points out the difference between the New and the Old Testament. The New Testament is the older, promised from the beginning of the world, yes, “before the times of the world,” … Continue reading

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How to understand Luther

Dr. Joachim Mörlin asks: “How to read the books and pamphlets of the dear and blessed man of God Dr. Martin Luther beneficially.” [1] Back in 1585 he answers this rhetorical question: Firstly, note, that Luther has three marked advantages … Continue reading

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Sermon during Morning Prayer

Here is the sermon of Dr. Karl Böhmer on words from the prophet Jeremiah 23:16-29 as preached during morning prayer on the first day of the 3rd Quarter 2016 in the chapel of St. Timothy at the Lutheran Theological Seminary … Continue reading

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Sermon in the morning on 2Co5:19-21

Here is this morning’s sermon by Dr. Karl Böhmer held in the chapel of St.Timothy at our Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane: 2 Cor. 5:19-21 In Christ God was reconciling the world to himself, not counting [men’s] trespasses against them, and … Continue reading

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Vater Wilhelms Rundbrief

Karin wurde gefragt, warum wochenlang kein Brief von mir gekommen sei, und sie begründete es Sonnabend damit, dass Gulbranssens “Und ewig singen die Wälder” und “Das Erbe von Björndal” mich wieder einmal beschäftigten und festhielten.  Das stimmte für Sonnabend. Es … Continue reading

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Lutheran Order of service in isiZulu/seTswana

The Lutheran Order of Service for the 1st Sunday after Trinity is available here in isiZulu and seTswana. Today it comes with a sermon based on God’s word Deuteronomy (5th Book of Moses) in the sixth chapter the verses 4-9 … Continue reading

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