Gospel Notes for The Eleventh Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Eleventh Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White PDF, … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Tenth Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 18 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 18 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Tenth Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Ninth Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 1 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 1 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Ninth Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Eighth Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 17 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 17 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Eighth Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Seventh Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 16 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 16 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Seventh Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Sixth Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 15 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 15 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Sixth Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Fifth Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 14 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 14 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Fifth Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Fourth Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 13 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 13 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Fourth Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Higher Things – Quo Vadis?

Over the years Higher Things has received the support of many readers of Brothers of John Steadfast as well as of our editors. Sadly and with great regret the editors of the Brothers of John the Steadfast can no longer … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Second Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 12 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 12 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Second Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Catechesis is not like the McRib!

Editor’s Note: This is a guest post by Pastor Marcus Manley. Pastor Marcus Manley is an LC-MS called minister to St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church in Ute, Iowa.  He is a husband of one wife (Amy) and father to four children.  The … Continue reading

A guest editorial on the practice of birth control by Rev. Dr. Walter A Maier, first Lutheran Hour Speaker and Professor of Old Testament at Concordia Seminary, St. Louis

This entry is part 3 of 4 in the series Testimony from Our Forefathers on Contraception

This is part 3 of 4 in the series Testimony from Our Forefathers on ContraceptionMany and contradictory statements have been made to explain (the) drastic declines (in the birth rate), but no reasonable doubt remains that the most pronounced factor … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The First Sunday after Trinity

This entry is part 11 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 11 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the First Sunday after Trinity from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for Holy Trinity Sunday

This entry is part 10 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 10 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for Holy Trinity Sunday from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White PDF, the … Continue reading

Rejecting God’s Gift of Children

The January 2017 life issue of The Lutheran Witness, with stories on the joys and challenges of adoption, the importance of human life at any age, and the clear moral dangers of transhumanism, to name a few, provide the Christian … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for the Day of Pentecost

The Gospel Notes for the Day of Pentecost (Whitsunday) from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White PDF, the Bi-Fold Color PDF, the Bi-Fold Black and White PDF, … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for The Ascension of our Lord

The Gospel Notes for the Ascension of our Lord from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and White PDF, the Bi-Fold Color PDF, the Bi-Fold Black and White PDF, … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for Exaudi (Easter 7)

This entry is part 2 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 2 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Seventh Sunday of Easter (Exaudi) from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for Rogate (Easter 6)

This entry is part 9 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 9 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Sixth Sunday of Easter (Rogate) from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and … Continue reading

Slow and Steady Wins the Catechetical Race — by Pastor Ryan Loeslie

The following is a guest article by Rev. Ryan Loeslie, Pastor at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Merna, Nebraska. Most of us are familiar with Aesop’s Fable of the tortoise and the hare.  The hare boasted of his speed repeatedly.  But tiring … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for Cantate (Easter 5)

This entry is part 8 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 8 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Fifth Sunday of Easter (Cantate) from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for Jubilate (Easter 4)

This entry is part 7 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 7 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Fourth Sunday of Easter (Jubilate) from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black and … Continue reading

WELS president on the two versions of the Luther movie

Great Stuff found over on patheos.com:   April 18, 2017 by Gene Veith Not only did the writer/producer of the new Luther movie, Mark Trinklein, weigh in to explain why there are two versions. So did the president of the … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for Misericordias Domini (Easter 3)

This entry is part 6 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 6 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Third Sunday of Easter (Misericordias Domini) from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black … Continue reading

Gospel Notes for the Second Sunday of Easter

This entry is part 5 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes

This is part 5 of 19 in the series Gospel Notes The Gospel Notes for the Second Sunday of Easter (Quasimodo Geniti) from the Lutheran Service Book’s One-Year Lectionary is now available. You may download the Color PDF, the Black … Continue reading