Sermons on Resurrection

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 2, 2021

11 April 2021 (based on 2016) Quasimodo Geniti Lord God, heavenly Father, we thank You for Your great, unspeakable grace in appointing through Your Son, our Lord Christ, the Holy Gospel and Holy Sacraments for our comfort, that in them we might find forgiveness of sins. And we beseech You to put Your Holy Spirit…

The Resurrection of Jesus Christ, 2021

Easter Christ is risen! Alleluia! God rested on the seventh day. So ended the first week of Creation. The evening came, and the morning. So began the second week of Creation. Of course, when God rested, He continued sustaining all things by the word of His power. There are echoes of “Let there be…” still…