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Archive for February, 2008

God's Silence and His Speaking (Lent II – Reminiscere 2003)

Saturday, February 16th, 2008

Todd A. Peperkorn, STM Messiah Lutheran Church Kenosha, Wisconsin Lent 2 – Reminiscere (March 16, 2003) Matthew 15:21-28 TITLE: “God’s Silence and His Speaking” Grace to you and peace from God our Father and the Lord Jesus Christ. Amen. Our text for this morning is the Gospel lesson just read from Matthew 15. Silence. Complete […]

Sermon for Reminiscere (after Gerhard and Hammerschmidt)

Monday, February 11th, 2008

Sermon on St. Matthew 15:21-28 [The Canaanite Woman] Lent II (Reminiscere) Notes: This sermon is somewhat dependant on Johann Gerhard’s sermon for this Sunday in Postilla, Volume I. The musical references to a choral setting of the Gospel lesson are based on the choral voluntary, Ach, Herr, du Sohn David by Andreas Hammerschmidt. + Remember, […]

Bulletin Insert on the Latin Titles for Sundays in Lent

Monday, February 11th, 2008

Why? A Layman’s Guide to being Liturgical Why are there Latin titles for the Sundays in Lent and what do they mean? The Latin titles for the first five Sundays in Lent are drawn from the first word or phrase of the Introit (“entrance” Psalm) according to the following pattern:

BOC for Reminiscere – Lent II

Monday, February 11th, 2008

ON GIVING – Our Lord teaches in the faith of the Canaanite woman that we are to give generously and without fear, for God has promised that he will care for one and all. From the Large Catechism on the Seventh Commandment:

The Temptation of Our Lord (Invocabit 2008)

Friday, February 8th, 2008

All of our Christology can be boiled down to this: God is a Man. From the time of His conception in the Virgin’s womb until His resurrection, Our Lord limited His own use of His Divine rights and powers as a Man. He did sometimes use a portion of His Divine rights and powers, such […]