"Abraham and Isaac," 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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The Holy Trinity
Matthew 28:16-20 Commentary
by Craig R. Koester
The concluding verses of Matthew's gospel give a vivid glimpse into what it means to be disciples of Jesus.
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Genesis 1:1-2:4a Commentary
by Joseph Scrivner
It is easy to miss the wonder of a well-known biblical passage.
Psalm 8 Commentary
by Fred Gaiser
A problem with our hearing of Psalm 8, as with so many other biblical texts, may be our affluence.
2 Corinthians 13:11-13 Commentary
by Walter F. Taylor, Jr.
In what might initially appear to be "just" the conclusion to 2 Corinthians, Paul lays out in chapter 13:11-13 both a charge to unity within the church and a benediction that two millennia later begins ...
Reclaiming the Great Commission
by David Lose
June 19, 2011
Dear Working Preacher,
I'll admit, I don't have statistics to back this up yet, but I'm still willing to wager a considerable sum on the proposition that most of our hearers, when ...
Brainwave 180: Lectionary Texts for the 19th of June 2011
Join Profs. Rolf Jacobson, Karoline Lewis, David Lose, and Matt Skinner,for a conversation around preaching the lectionary texts for Pentecost 1: Genesis 1:1-2:4a
Psalm 8 (1)
2 Corinthians 13:11-13