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Trinity 8 – Matthew 7:15-23

Thursday, July 22nd, 2010

In the Name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit The Alleluia verse for the Eighth Sunday after Trinity is from Psalm 78: Give ear, O my people, to my teaching; incline your ears to the words of my mouth! The Psalmist’s words are more than a command to […]

Johann Gerhard on Trinity 8 – Matthew 7:15-23

Wednesday, July 21st, 2010

Gerhard’s Postil for Trinity 8 is fantastic. I recommend the entire sermon! The book is available here. There now follows some choice quotes. Gerhard first summarizes Nehemiah 4:7-8. Nehemiah orders those working in Jerusalem to keep one hand on their sword and the other hand busy working. Gerhard continues: You see, this is a perfect […]

David Scaer on Trinity 8 – Matthew 7:15-23

Tuesday, July 20th, 2010

These from his book “The Sermon on the Mount“, available through CPH. On verses 15-20: The false prophets came disguised as legitimate bearers of the message of Jesus. Such a description does not seem to fit Jesus’ contemporaries, who clearly identified themselves as his adversaries. The warning against the false prophets is basically an anticipatory […]

Trinity 8 – Matthew 7:15-23

Saturday, August 1st, 2009

In the Name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit The worst thing a person can do is cause someone to doubt the Word of the Lord and the Sacraments. They are the foundation of saving faith. More than that, the Lord’s Word and His sacramental Gifts are the […]

A Long and Fruitful Honeymoon

Friday, July 17th, 2009

…at least productive musically. Here are the introits for the Sundays after Easter, Ascension, Pentecost, Trinity, and the First-Eighth Sundays after. Hopefully we’ll remain caught up from here on out. After the completion of the summer introits I hope to begin transcribing the Alleluias & Verses for the Church Year. (I also intend to do […]