Pastoral theology

In Commemoration of Adam and Eve

Pastor Valerius Herberger (1562–1627) served St. Mary’s parish church in Fraustadt (now Wschowa) Poland during the most difficult days of the Counter-Reformation when a royal decree ousted the congregation from its building in 1604. As a deacon and preacher in the congregation for nearly forty years, Herberger left us a remarkable example of biblical interpretation,(…)

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An Excerpt from Grace Upon Grace

What does it mean to be “spiritual”? Is it reading the Bible, praying, and worshiping in proper amounts and in a prescribed fashion? In Grace Upon Grace: Spirituality for Today, Dr. John Kleinig responds to those who long for spiritual fulfillment, clarifying that there is no process for becoming spiritual. Instead, God graciously gives to(…)

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