Sermons on John

Trinity, 2021

O blessed, Holy Trinity, divine, eternal Unity, God Father, Son, and Holy Ghost, Be Thou this day our Guide and Host. Amen. (ELH #80) God’s grace, mercy, and peace are yours from God our Father, through our Lord and Savior, Jesus Christ. In the Name of the Father, and of the Son and of the…

Sunday after Ascension, 2021

16 May 2021 O King of glory, Lord of hosts, uplifted in triumph far above all heavens, leave us not without consolation but send us the Spirit of truth whom You promised from the Father; for You live and reign with Him and the Holy Spirit, one God, now and forever. Amen. (TDP) God’s grace,…

Easter 6, 2021

O Father, we thank Thee for the Church which Thou hast raised up in many parts of the earth, and we pray for all those whom Thou hast called into it; guide them through perplexities; defend them amid oppression and hatred; strengthen and uphold those who face persecution for Christ’s sake, and evermore enrich them…

Easter 5, 2021

Lord God, bless Your Word wherever it is proclaimed. Make it a word of power and peace to convert those not yet Your own and to confirm those who have come to saving faith. May Your Word pass from the ear to the heart, from the heart to the lip, and from the lip to…

Easter 4, 2021

April 25, 2021 (2015) Easter 4, Jubilate O heavenly Father, Whose blessed Son, Jesus Christ, did weep at the grave of Lazarus, His friend: Look, we beseech Thee, with compassion upon those who are now in sorrow and affliction: comfort them, O Lord, with Thy gracious consolations; make them to know that all things work…

Easter 3, 2021

18 April 2021 Easter 3 Misericordias Domini O Lord Jesus Christ, with Whom is the fountain of life, give us all, we entreat Thee, grace and good will to follow the leadings of Thy most Holy Spirit. Let the dew of Thy grace descend and abide upon us, refreshing that which droops, reviving that which…

Maundy Thursday, 2021

Maundy Thursday Feed Thy children, God most holy, Comfort sinners poor and lowly; O Thou Bread of Life from heaven, Bless the food Thou here hast given! As these gifts the body nourish, May our souls in graces flourish Till with saints in heavenly splendor At thy feast due thanks we render. (TLH 659) Amen.…

Judica (Lent 5), 2021

21 March, 2021 Lent 5, Judica Forgive, we beseech Thee, O Lord, our enemies and them that despitefully use us, and so change their hearts that they may walk with us in meekness and peace; through Jesus Christ, Thy Son, our Lord. Amen. [TLL #26] God’s grace, mercy, and peace are yours from God our…

Laetare (Lent 4), 2021

March 14, 2021 Lent 4, Laetare Almighty God, our heavenly Father, Your mercies are new every morning; and though we deserve only punishment, You receive us as Your children and provide for all our needs of body and soul. Grant that we may heartily acknowledge Your merciful goodness, give thanks for all Your benefits, and…