“Like newborn infants desire the sincere milk of God’s Word!” In Jesus’ death and resurrection we are “born again” through the waters of Holy Baptism. Now we live by every word that proceeds from the mouth of God. Peace giving Holy Spirit breathed words of cross won forgiveness of all our sins. Words spoken through the fleshly voice of our pastor as from God Himself. Sermon Text: John 20:19-31. Sermon Theme: “Holy Absolution: Easter Peace Applied!” Preached at Emmanuel Lutheran Church, Tell City, Indiana for Quasimodo Geniti – 19-April-20 by Rev. Nathan J. Rusert.
Twentieth Sunday After TrinityThe Holy Spirit sounds forth the Gospel call: “See, I have prepared my dinner . . . Come to the wedding” (Matt