Tag Archives: Simeon

1st Sunday after Christmas

Watchword: “And the Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us, and we beheld his glory, the glory as of the only begotten of the Father, full of grace and truth.” (John 1,14) Introit Psalm 93 The Lord reigneth, he … Continue reading

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Simeon’s “Nunc Dimittis” in pictures

This mornings classes on the presentation of the little baby Jesus – eight days old – in the temple concentrated on Simeon’s “Nunc Dimittis”. Here are some pictures used as illustration. One group depicting Greek and Russian icons, whereas the … Continue reading

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Matins in the Morning

Here’s my sermon held this morning in the chapel of St.Timothy at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane (Pretoria, South Africa) first as outline (Hb9,15-18.27-28 Matins 2016.3) and then also as audio-file:  The epistle was read in French (Peter Kizungu), Amharic … Continue reading

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Lutheran Order of service in isiZulu, seTswana and German

The Lutheran Order of Service for the Holiday of our Lord Jesus’ circumcision and name giving (New Year’s Day) is available here in isiZulu and seTswana. Today it comes with a sermon based on God’s Word from the epistle of … Continue reading

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Lutheran order of the divine service in isiZulu and seTswana.

The Lutheran Order of Service for the Sunday after Christmas is available here in isiZulu and seTswana. Today it comes with a sermon based on God’s word from the holy Gospel of St. Luke chapter 2 verses 25-38 written by … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Tuesday, the 23rd December 2014

“Prepare your hearts for the Lord, and serve Him only.” (1.Samuel 7,3) and Zacharias said: “Blessed is the Lord God of Israel, for He has visited and redeemed His people … that we, might serve Him without fear, in holiness and righteousness … Continue reading

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Löhe on Genesis 49:18

“For Thy salvation I wait, O LORD.” (Gen 49:18 NAS) Our Lord and God lets his light shine again and again. Every dark valley has a sunny exit. Just when we thought that we would succumb in distress and singular … Continue reading

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