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Oct. 3-5, 2016

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Finding Dory, Finding Church
June 28, 2016

Finding Dory, Finding Church

Somewhere between the top shelf of Pixar masterpieces (Wall-E, The Incredibles, a few others, though of course opinions vary) and the dustbin of Pixar less-desirables (Cars and ...

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The Security of Seventy
June 26, 2016

The Security of Seventy

The mission of the seventy is no mission I could ever imagine accepting. It sounds more like orders received from central command on the series “Mission Impossible.” ...

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The Spirit Catches You and You Run and Hide
June 21, 2016

The Spirit Catches You and You Run and Hide

The title to this article is a riff on the 1997 book The Spirit Catches You and You Fall Down by Anne Fadiman. It’s the story, ultimately, of a culture clash that ...

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Why Give? Because Jesus Gave Us Work To Do
June 28, 2016

Why Give? Because Jesus Gave Us Work To Do

A church that throws parties, enters floats in parades, and shows up at community festivals? These are all aspects of the work Rev. Dr. Katie Hays supports as lead evangelist in ...

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Time to Start Planning
June 21, 2016

Time to Start Planning

In the heat of summer, as much as I’d like to pretend the leaves will never change, my A/C units will never go back to the basement, and my sandals will ever remain my go-to ...

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Sharing Together
June 14, 2016

Sharing Together

“What language shall I borrow to thank you, dearest Friend…” So begins a verse of the ancient hymn, “O Sacred Head, Now Wounded” attributed to Bernard ...

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(One of) My Favorite Bible Passage(s) - Exodus 24-40
December 1, 2015

(One of) My Favorite Bible Passage(s) - Exodus 24-40

Podcast features Luther Seminary professors Eric Barreto, Kathryn Schifferdecker and Sarah Henrich.

How to choose? Almost every script passage repays study by unfolding into a ...

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Wonder and Inquiry - Diane Jacobson on Psalm 121
November 1, 2015

Wonder and Inquiry - Diane Jacobson on Psalm 121

My favorite Bible passage for today is Psalm 121.

1 I lift up my eyes to the hills-- from where will my help come?
2 My help is from the LORD, maker of heaven and earth.
3 He will ...

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No Favorite, but Plenty of 'Aha' Moments - Fred Gaiser
October 1, 2015

No Favorite, but Plenty of 'Aha' Moments - Fred Gaiser

Podcast discussion with Eric Barreto, Cameron Howard and Fred Gaiser. Article written by Fred Gaiser.

When asked about my favorite Bible passage, my first response is that I don’t ...

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Latest Podcasts and Video

SB490 - Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 14)

6-25-2016
Discussion on texts for Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Ord. 14) (July 3, 2016): (Gospel) Luke 10:1-11,16-20; read more

NL229: Preaching Series on Job

6-25-2016
This podcast discusses the six-week summer preaching series on Job, July 3 - Aug. 7, 2016.

(One of) My Favorite Bible Passage(s) - Exodus 24-40

12-1-2015

Podcast features Luther Seminary professors Eric Barreto, Kathryn Schifferdecker and Sarah Henrich.

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Dennis Olson - 2016 Fretheim Lecture

Dennis Olson - 2016 Fretheim Lecture

Dr. Dennis Olson (Charles Haley Professor of Old Testament Theology at Princeton Theological Seminary) delivers the 2016 Fretheim Lecture in Biblical Theology, titled "My God, Why? The Variety of Biblical Responses to Human Suffering."
Burgess Lecture - The Rev. Dr. Elieshi Ayo Mungure

Burgess Lecture - The Rev. Dr. Elieshi Ayo Mungure

The Global Nature of the Reformation: Why Africa’s Contribution Matters
Mary Jane Haemig - 2016 Mid-Winter Convocation

Mary Jane Haemig - 2016 Mid-Winter Convocation

"Tough Lives, Honest Talk: Martin Luther on Prayer," by Dr. Mary Jane Haemig (Professor of Church History, Director of the Reformation Research Program, Luther Seminary) delivered Feb. 3, 2016, at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn.
Karoline Lewis - 2015 Celebration of Biblical Preaching

Karoline Lewis - 2015 Celebration of Biblical Preaching

Dr. Karoline Lewis (Marbury Anderson Chair of Biblical Preaching and Associate Professor of Homiletics, Luther Seminary) speaks about the courage to preach, Oct. 5, 2015, at Luther Seminary, Saint Paul, Minn.