Category Archives: Lutheranism

Evening Prayer 9.2.15, The Martyrs of New Guinea

The chief priests stirred up the crowd to have Pilate release Barabbas for them instead. Worship the Lord in the beauty of holiness; let the whole earth tremble before the Holy One. Psalm 96:9 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.15.15, St. Mary the Virgin

When the wine gave out, the mother of Jesus said to him, “They have no wine.” We give thanks to the Father, who has made us worthy to share in the inheritance of the saints in light. Colossians 1:12 INVITATORY … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 8.5.15, Albrecht Dürer, Matthias Grünewald & Lucas Cranach the Elder, Artists

Some members had log-in problems today but the webcast went fine. Watch here: — If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me. Let the words of my mouth … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 8.3.15, W.E.B. DuBois, Sociologist, 1963

“Why are you talking about having no bread?” Let my prayer be set forth in your sight as incense, the lifting up of my hands as the evening sacrifice. Psalm 141:2 INVITATORY AND PSALTER O God, make speed to save … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.16.15, The Righteous Gentiles of the Holocaust

Josh stole the anchor chair this morning, Clint & Linda shared the psalm, Alison & Katrina chanted and Maria inveighed against some guy who was “full of deceit and villainy.” We had fun. Play us back here: — “Do … Continue reading

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Evening Prayer 7.13.15, Conrad Weiser, Peacemaker, 1760

But the leper went out and began to proclaim it freely, and to spread the word, so that Jesus could no longer go into a town openly, but stayed out in the country; and people came to him from every … Continue reading

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Morning Prayer 7.13.15, Conrad Weiser, Diplomat among American Colonists & Natives, 1760

Br. John’s video was a hit this morning, and we had three cantors! Playback here: — So it was that for an entire year they met with the church and taught a great many people, and it was in … Continue reading

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