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The Lord's Prayer: Kids of the Kingdom!

Kids of the kingdom
That’s what we are
Kids of the kingdom
That’s what we are
We love Jesus
We love the Lord
We love Jesus…

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II Corinthians 5:21 Describes the Work of God

Second Corinthians 5:21 describes this work of God: “for he made him who knew no sin to be sin for us, that we might become the righteousness of God in him.”  Martin Luther rightly  called this the great exchange. 111 more words


Protestants and Catholic Row in Germany

As the 500th anniversary of the Reformation approaches.

A fierce row between Catholics and Protestants in Germany is the result of a misunderstanding, a German theologian has claimed.

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95 Theses, but the Pope Ain't One: Martin Luther Covers Jay-Z

A Yale friend of mine, Alexander Dominitz, made a hilarious music video. He played Martin Luther and covered Jay-Z’s “99 Problems.”

This video is an absolute gem—and 500 years in the making.

Casual Friday

Lectionaries and Catechesis

Doesn’t seem like a natural pairing does it? But maybe it is. Let’s look around a bit.

One of the things that came out of Vatican II was the vernacular Mass (personally, I think that was overdue but, don’t shoot me yet). 858 more words


Confession Two - Guilt

“Bless me, for I have sinned.”

“The Lord be in your heart and upon your lips that you may truly and humbly confess your sins: In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. 1,304 more words


Devotional with Martin Luther's Theology of the Cross

I was first introduced to Martin Luther’s theologia crucis, or “Theology of the Cross,” in seminary, in my Reformation Theology class. Once I heard of it, I was hooked! 1,759 more words