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Conference Announcement: The Psalms as an Entryway to the Scripture

At Union University: Christians have long recognized the importance and value of the Psalms for worship and spiritual formation. The Psalms have been central to the life and worship of the people of God through the centuries even though they … Continue reading

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Led to Worship

[T]hey who have faith do not entertain a slight opinion as to God being the Creator of the world, but they have a deep conviction fixed in their minds and behold the true God. And further, they understand the power … Continue reading

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What to Pray at the Beginning of the Worship Service

If you had lived in Zurich in 1528, this is the sort of prayer you would have been guided to pray at the beginning of worship- Lassend unns gott ernstlich bittenn, das er sin heylig ewig wort uns armen menschen … Continue reading

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What is Worship?

Heinrich Bullinger says it so succinctly: Wir sagen also, dass der Gottesdienst (cultus) eine Dienstbarkeit (servitus) ist, durch sie die Menschen Gott ehrfurchtsvoll unterwerfen, ihm gehorchen und ihn nach seinem Willen verehren. Absolutely!

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