Daily Archives: 15 Oct 2017

A Special Journal Issue Focusing on the Anniversary of Luther’s Efforts to Reform

sehepunkte 17 (2017), Nr. 10 Liebe Leserinnen und Leser, selten räumt der deutsche Staat einem Ereignis den Stellenwert eines offiziellen Feiertages ein. Dieses Jahr ist es bekanntlich am 31. Oktober zur Erinnerung an ‘500 Jahre Reformation’ wieder einmal der Fall. … Continue reading

Posted in Church History

You Won’t Cheer Up If You Hang With Wretches…

Fun advice from Richard Baxter- Not that I would have you do as the foolish sinners of the world do, to drink away melancholy, and keep company with sensual, vain, and unprofitable persons, that will draw you deeper into sin, … Continue reading

Posted in Theology

You Sure Aren’t Who You Used to Be…

‘Write to the angel of the church in Ephesus and say, “Here is the message of the one who holds the seven stars in his right hand and who lives among the seven golden lamp-stands:  I know your activities, your hard … Continue reading

Posted in Bible

Lamenting Abel

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False Christians

False Christians that boast of the Gospel, and yet do bring no good fruits, are like the clouds without rain, wherewith the whole element is overshadowed, gloomy and darkened, and yet no rain falleth from them to fructify the ground: … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

Chaos! At, of all Places… The Frankfurt Book Fair…

Strange times…. Linksgerichtete Demonstranten stellten sich den Teilnehmern einer Buchpräsentation des Antaios-Verlags, unter ihnen auch AfD-Rechtsaussen Björn Höcke, mit lautstarken Protesten entgegen. Polizisten hatten alle Mühe, beide Seiten voneinander zu trennen. Die Stände rechtsgerichteter Verlage waren schon vor der Eskalation … Continue reading

Posted in Modern Culture

Luther Addresses America’s Politicians

As far as I have been able to see and hear, you have no argument but high-sounding words of sacrilege. Everyone ought properly to shun and avoid you as messengers of none other than the devil. – Martin Luther

Posted in Modern Culture