Archive for the ‘Augsburg Confession’ Category

Episode 69: Augsburg Confession (Article 18)

Monday, October 26th, 2009

da-vinci-manFree will – vertically before God and horizontally before others.  Are we free to choose the right or is it all predetermined for us?  The God Whisperers are talking free will and its implications in this scintillating episode.

For a good discussion of this article see:  Concordia – The Lutheran Confessions

Episode 68: Augsburg Confession (Article 17)

Monday, October 19th, 2009

2ndcomingThe return of Jesus Christ to judgment and why no one gets left behind on the Last Day.  We’re talking realized eschatology on this episode of the God Whisperers along with pre-, post-, mid-tribulation dispensational, you name it.

For a good supplement to this episode, see the post by William Weedon in Concordia – The Lutheran Confessions.

Episode 67: Augsburg Confession (Article 16)

Monday, October 12th, 2009

white-houseFirst, a riff on “adiaphora” and some unfinished business on rites and ceremonies in response to a listener email.  The we finally get to talking civil government and God’s left hand here on The God Whisperers.

Episode 66: Augsburg Confession (Article 15)

Monday, October 5th, 2009

unbenanntlsRites, rubrics, ceremonies, tradition.  Necessary or not?  Helpful or not?  We talking about them here on The God Whisperers.

Episode 65: Augsburg Confession (Article 14)

Wednesday, September 30th, 2009

ordinationOrder in the Church!  Order in the Church!  We’re talking ordo as in office of the holy ministry.  This is about authority and who may preach and preside in the churches.

Episode 64: Augsburg Confession (Article 13)

Monday, September 21st, 2009

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The Sacraments.  So what’s a “sacrament” anyway? And how many are there? And what’s the point of it all? We’re talking about signs instituted by God with the promise of grace in Jesus.

Plus, as usual, a little more.

Episode 63: Augsburg Confession (Article 12)

Monday, September 14th, 2009

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FaceBook culture, Donofrio’s vacation in Hawaii, swimming with sea turtles, Blue Hawaiians, time-shares, 9/11, and finally, a scintillating discussion on AC 12 and the nature of repentance.

A little something for everyone in a very chatty edition of The God Whisperers.

Episode 62: Augsburg Confession (Article 11)

Monday, September 7th, 2009

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Augsburg 11 and private confession and a little bit more.

Episode 61: Augsburg Confession (Article 10)

Tuesday, August 25th, 2009

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We’re talking about the Lord’s Supper from the Augsburg Confession – pure, simple, and to the point.

Episode 60: Augsburg Confession (Article 9)

Wednesday, August 19th, 2009

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Holy Baptism, history and practice, a very strange call, and whatever else comes to mind.