Tag Archives: Theology

Confessional address

Here’s this morning’s confessional address by Professor Dr. John G. Nordling (CTS Ft.Wayne) as held in the chapel of St.Timothy at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane: John 21.15-19 JN 2016.4.13

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Confessional address in St.Timothy

Today Professor Dr. John G. Nordling preached during the confessional service in the chapel of St.Timothy at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane. Here is his sermon for your edification: 2016.4.6 LTS 2 Tim 1.6-10 JN

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Support the LTS – Unterstützt die LKM

Here’s an attempt to raise support for 10+ prospective students in 2016. Please help us to raise awareness for the great need to help willing students to train as future pastors for the Lutheran Churches in Africa. Here are examples in both English: … Continue reading

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Dr Zieroth preaches in St. Timothy’s Chapel

On Wednesday Rev. Dr. Gary Zieroth from St. John’s Lutheran Church in Chaska (MN) taught pastoral theology for 2 weeks at the Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane (Pretoria, South Africa). Together with Prof. John Pless from CTS Ft.Wayne (IN) he … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Saturday, the 10th January 2015

Hear, O Israel: The LORD our God is one LORD. (Deu 6:4 KJV) For there is one God, and one mediator between God and men, the man Christ Jesus; Who gave himself a ransom for all, to be testified in due … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Thursday, the 8th January 2015

God calls his prophet Jeremiah: “Arise, and speak unto them all that I command thee.” (Jeremiah 1,17) and St. Paul writes to the Corinthians: “For we preach not ourselves, but Christ Jesus the Lord.” (2.Corinthians 4,5)  God himself calls his … Continue reading

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MaThuli Bhengu writes: The day-care-centre is here to stay

A great establishment has been fulfilled. We are now running a Day Care Centre, here at Lutheran Theological Seminary in Tshwane (Pretoria, South Africa). It was the Bishop’s vision that we should have one, and together with Karin & the … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Friday, the 22nd August 2014

The people who know their God shall stand firm and take action. (Dan 11:32 ESV) and St. Paul writes: “Brothers, I do not consider that I have made it my own. But one thing I do: forgetting what lies behind … Continue reading

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Herrenhuter readings for Tuesday, the 25th February 2014

Thus says the Lord: I, even I, am the LORD, and apart from me there is no savior. (Isa 43:11 NIV) and  St. Paul writes to the Ephesians: “I keep asking that the God of our Lord Jesus Christ, the glorious … Continue reading

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Why Theology of the Lutheran Confessions?

Edmund Schlink in his “Theology of the Lutheran Confessions” (Fortress Press: Philadelphia, 1967) elaborates that besides looking at the Confessions merely historically and even theologically, they need to be recognized as Confessions and/or confessional exposition of the Bible. What does … Continue reading

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