Tag Archives: Office of the ministry

Löhe on 1.Corinthians 14:33

For God is not a God of disorder but of peace (1Co 14:33 NIV) The means of grace demand pastors, who will administer them with care and diligence. Both Word and Sacrament are not automatic mechanisms or processes, which happen … Continue reading

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Löhe on 2.Corinthians 3:9

If the ministry that brought condemnation was glorious, how much more glorious is the ministry that brings righteousness! (2Co 3:9 NIV) The office of the ministry has clarity and grants clarity too. Yet those brethren carrying the yoke of this … Continue reading

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Löhe on 2.Corinthians 3:4-5

Such confidence we have through Christ before God. Not that we are competent in ourselves to claim anything for ourselves, but our competence comes from God. (2Co 3:4-5 NIV) The apostle St. Paul has a living confidence in God’s special … Continue reading

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LÖHE ON LAMENTATIONS 3:22-23

Because of the LORD’s great love we are not consumed, for his compassions never fail. They are new every morning; great is your faithfulness. (Lam 3:22-23 NIV) We have all sinned enough. Yet nobody wants to appear contrite and penitent, … Continue reading

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