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Retooling the Purposes of Preaching: Getting in Touch with Your Inner Homiletician Part 3
June 30, 2015

Retooling the Purposes of Preaching: Getting in Touch with Your Inner Homiletician Part 3

This is the third article in the series. See Part 2.

What do we imagine we are about when we set out to preach? What do we think happens, or should happen, in the sermon or through ...

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And the Gospel Is? Hospitality
June 28, 2015

And the Gospel Is? Hospitality

Have you ever noticed that a lot of our conversations around hospitality are rather one sided? That is, we tend to talk about our hospitable nature, our hospitality as a spiritual ...

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Pope Francis on Humans, Nature, and Power
June 27, 2015

Pope Francis on Humans, Nature, and Power

Pope Francis’s much anticipated encyclical entitled “Praised Be: On the Care of Our Common Home” was released on June 18. In it, he calls for an “integral ...

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My Favorite Bible Passage – Matt Skinner
June 1, 2015

My Favorite Bible Passage – Matt Skinner

Podcast discussion with Eric Barreto, Cameron Howard and Matt Skinner.
Article written by Matt Skinner.

I’m drawn to biblical passages that make me see differently. My capacity ...

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What Motherly Images for God Are in the Bible? - Amy E. Marga
May 1, 2015

What Motherly Images for God Are in the Bible? - Amy E. Marga

Podcast featuring Luther Seminary professors Eric Barreto, Cameron Howard and Amy Marga.

Article by Amy Marga.

The Bible offers a picture of God who mothers through the work ...

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My Favorite Bible Passage - Rolf Jacobson
April 1, 2015

My Favorite Bible Passage - Rolf Jacobson

Podcast discussion with Eric Barreto, Cameron Howard and Rolf Jacobson. Article by Rolf Jacobson.

You have turned my mourning into dancing!
   You stripped off my sackcloth ...

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Latest Podcasts and Video

My Favorite Bible Passage – Matt Skinner

6-1-2015

Podcast discussion with Eric Barreto, Cameron Howard and Matt Skinner.
Article written by Matt Skinner. read more

SB425 - Sixth Sunday after Pentecost (Ordinary 14)

6-27-2015
Discussion on texts for Sixth Sunday after Pentecost (Ordinary 14; July 5, 2015): (Gospel) Mark 6:1-13; read more

NL185: Preaching Series on Hebrews

6-6-2015
Narrative Lectionary podcast on the 5-week preaching series on Hebrews (Aug. 9 - Sept. 6, 2015).
Lecture by Larry Rasmussen, “Creation, Sin, and Sacrament in the Anthropocene”

Lecture by Larry Rasmussen, “Creation, Sin, and Sacrament in the Anthropocene”

The Robert William Ruotsalainen Rutlen and Elizabeth Jane Runn Rutlen lecture
MLK Day Opening Plenary with Christena Cleveland

MLK Day Opening Plenary with Christena Cleveland

This lecture was part of Luther Seminary's celebration of Martin Luther King Jr. Day.
Convocation 2015: Nancy Ammerman Plenary

Convocation 2015: Nancy Ammerman Plenary

This lecture was part of Luther Seminary's 2015 Mid-Winter Convocation.
"Preaching the Old Testament," Walter Brueggemann

"Preaching the Old Testament," Walter Brueggemann

This lecture invites pastors and church leaders to reflect on the theological and homiletical richness of the Old Testament.