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Sept 25, 2016: To Follow our Faith...

Luke 16:19-31; The Rich Man and Lazarus

19 “There was a rich man who was dressed in purple and fine linen and who feasted sumptuously every day.  1,360 more words

Faith

My favorite books (so far)

Below is a list of some of the best books I have ever read. They have all contributed to my ideology in some form or fashion, and they are all… 937 more words

Faith of my fathers: Where are the Lutherans?

For once, I’m going to take a break from discussing politics, and instead discuss something very near and dear to me: my faith.

I am a Lutheran. 1,057 more words

Norway State Church Sees Exodus

Norway’s state church has seen a record fall in membership after making it possible to join and leave the church electronically.

CHR Comment: The historically Lutheran state church is allowing people to leave the church through an online process, which the article describes as cleaning up the rolls. 25 more words

Modern Church

Evening Prayer 9.8.16, Søren Kierkegaard, Teacher & Philosopher, 1855

When Martha heard that Jesus was coming, she went and met him, while Mary stayed at home.

I will bless the Lord who gives me counsel; my heart teaches me, night after night. 2,027 more words

Christianity

Book Review: "Justification" by N.T. Wright

N.T. Wright’s views about the doctrine of justification have continued to be quite controversial, and his book Justification is a brief summary of his entire project. 1,219 more words

Christianity

Morning Prayer 8.28.16, Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

I heard the voice of many angels surrounding the throne and the living creatures and the elders; they numbered myriads of myriads and thousands of thousands, singing with full voice. 2,699 more words

Christianity