Pentecost 9A - Augsburg Confession Article IV Romans 3:21-26, 4:5

Romans 3:21–26 (NIV) 21 But now apart from the law the righteousness of God has been made known, to which the Law and the Prophets testify. 22 This righteousness is given through faith in Jesus Christ to all who believe. There is no difference between Jew and Gentile, 23 for all have sinned and fall short of the glory of God, 24 and all are justified freely by his grace through the redemption

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Mathew 14:13-21 shared on 30th July, 2017

Matthew 14:13-21 (NIV) 13 When Jesus heard what had happened, He withdrew by boat privately to a solitary place. Hearing of this, the crowds followed Him on foot from the towns. 14 When Jesus landed and saw a large crowd, He had compassion on them and healed their sick. 15 As evening approached, the disciples came to Him and said, “This is a remote place, and it’s already getting late. Send

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Pentecost 7A - John 1:14 & 29 - Article III of the Augsburg Confession - The Son of God

John 1:14 & 29 (NIV)                 14 The Word became flesh and made His dwelling among us. We have seen His glory, the glory of the one and only Son, who came from the Father, full of grace and truth.                 29 The next day John saw Jesus coming toward him and said, “Look, the Lamb of God, who takes away the sin of the world!             For anything to be successful it

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Pentecost 5A - Romans 5:12 “Original Sin” Augsburg Confession Article II

Romans 5:12 (NIV) “Original Sin” Augsburg Confession Article II 12 Therefore, just as sin entered the world through one man, and death through sin, and in this way death came to all people, because all sinned—             Arthur Millar, a famous American play-write of the 20th Century ( The Crucible – some of us studied at High School) wrote the play After the Fall from his own tortured

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