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3rd Day of Pentecost: Holiday of the Holy Spirit’s Outpouring (Whit Tuesday)

“This is the word of the LORD unto Zerubbabel, saying, Not by might, nor by power, but by my spirit, saith the LORD of hosts.” (Watchword from the prophet Zechariah 4:6  ) Introit from Psalm 118: This is the day … 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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Herrenhuter readings for Tuesday, the 16th February 2016

Through his prophet Isaiah the living God promises: “Incline your ear, and come unto me: hear, and your soul shall live; and I will make an everlasting covenant with you, even the sure mercies of David.” (Isa 55:3 KJV) And … Continue reading

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Sermon during Matins: Joshua 24

This morning’s sermon I held at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane in the chapel of St.Timothy on Joshua can be read here: Jos24,1-2a.13-16.22-26 2016.2.4 and heard here:     

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Herrenhuter readings for Monday, the 22nd September 2014

The Lord our God declares: “Now therefore, if you will indeed obey my voice and keep my covenant, you shall be my treasured possession among all peoples, for all the earth is mine.”(Exo 19:5 ESV) For in Christ Jesus you … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Wednesday, the 21st May 2014

No, the word is very near you; it is in your mouth and in your heart so you may obey it. (Deu 30:14 NIV) and Jesus said:  “Therefore everyone who hears these words of mine and puts them into practice … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Monday the 21st April 2014

Be careful not to forget the covenant of the LORD your God that he made with you; do not make for yourselves an idol in the form of anything the LORD your God has forbidden. (Deu 4:23 NIV) and Jesus … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Thursday, the 10th April 2014

The Lord our God remembers his covenant forever, the promise he made, for a thousand generations, (Psa 105:8 NIV) and the word of the Lord endures forever. (1Pe 1:25 NIV)

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Löhe on 2.Timothy 3:16

All Scripture is inspired by God and profitable for teaching, for reproof, for correction, for training in righteousness. (2Ti 3:16 NAS) The Holy Scriptures of the Old and New Testament  are like the starry skies at night. Whoever lifts up … Continue reading

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Löhe on Luke 17:17

Sanctify them by the truth; your word is truth. (Joh 17:17 NIV) The Church is one, everywhere and always one. That brings up the question: In what is the Church one? If we answer, that she is one in the … Continue reading

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