"Celebration," John August Swanson. Used by permission from the artist.
Image © by John August Swanson. Artwork held in the Luther Seminary Fine Arts Collection, St. Paul, Minn.
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Twenty-third Sunday after Pentecost
John 8:31-36 Commentary
by David Lose
You know the advice concerning festival preaching as well as I do: preach the texts, not the day.
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Jeremiah 31:31-34 Commentary
by Fred Gaiser
The end of the church year brings several special occasions or festivals (Reformation, All Saints, Christ the King), which, like all such days, inevitably cause the preacher to ponder whether to preach ...
Psalm 46 Commentary
by Hans Wiersma
"Ein feste burg ist unser Gott..." is the original, German phrase that opens Martin Luther's famous hymn.
Romans 3:19-28 Commentary
by Dirk G. Lange
Anyone commenting or preaching on these well-known verses better hesitate.
Zacchaeus and the Reformation
October 31, 2010
Author's note: Because I am writing on the All Saints' passage this year, Working Preacher, I've posted here the commentary I wrote on the Zaccheaus passage three years ago. ...
Brainwave 141: REFORMATION Texts for the 31st of October 2010
Join Profs. Karoline Lewis, David Lose, and Matt Skinner,for a conversation around preaching the lectionary texts for Reformation Day.