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Treasury of C.F.W. Walther Volume Iii : Pentecost To Michaelmas By C.F.W. Walther & Joel R. Baseley
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This collection contains sermons of C.F.W. Walther, the first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, for Pentecost and the season that follows. As the readings for this part of the church... More > year involve the life of the Church militant on earth, these sermons contain topics of vital interest to the church, including the necessity of faith and the institution of the Office of Preaching. Note well the Sermon for the Feast of Trinity, where Walther speaks of the necessity of being born again, of God's desiring this for every human being, and what it means to have received the second birth. A number of Pentecost sermons re-emphasizes that feast whose true blessings are often lost for the sake of 'secondary benefits' of what Walther can call the 'feast of feasts.' Walther's emphasis is valuable to the church of today.< Less
Treasury of C.F.W. Walther Volume IV: Festival Sermons and Prayers For Reformation & Luther Commemorations By C.F.W. Walther
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Sermons by C.F.W. Walther at the Reformation and commemorating the Reformer, Martin Luther. Walther praises the blessings God bestowed through the Reformation the all of Christianity and also gives a... More > fair appraisal of the problems and misunderstandings often associated with being a Lutheran and a son of the Reformation.< Less
From Our Master's Table By C.F.W. Walther
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This collection, originally published in 1876 under the title Lutherische Brosamen [in 608 pages] -literally 'Lutheran Breadcrumbs,' grants a sampling of the preaching and writings of C.F.W. Walther... More > (1811 - 1887), first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod throughout the church calendar. Following those 25 liturgical sermons, are a number of ocassional sermons. But the meat of the collection are the 11 sermons preached to open the earliest of the Synod's conventions as well as 4 of his presidential addresses. These works demonstrate the major and formative concerns that this founding father of the synod had for this fledgling church, including the need to maintain purity of doctrine and practice, church discipline and confessional subscription. This is a must read for those who want a Biblical approach to church structure and Biblically mandated authority and to recognize the opposite.< Less
Festive Sounds By C.F.W. Walther & Joel R. Easeley
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This collection of Festival Sermons of C.F.W. Walther (1811-1887), first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, was compiled posthumously in 1892 under the title Festklaenge [in 473 pages]... More > and is now available in English. The high feasts of the church year are represented with multiple sermons. This collection serves to reveal the depth of the meaning of these commemorations of Christ's saving works. Walther reminds us of the core meaning of Christ's works of salvation and shows us both the chief and secondary themes available his homiletic use as he stood on the shoulders of great preachers like Luther and others who are still not yet completely available to us in English. Themes such as theosis of mankind through the incarnation of God's Son and our gaining more in Christ than Adam and Eve lost by falling into sin are well beyond what many have heard in modern English preaching and are available to you now!< Less
Treasury of C.F.W. Walther: Volume 1: Festival Sermons and Prayers: From the Advent through Epiphany Seasons By C.F.W. Walther & Joel R. Baseley
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Sermons and prayers for the Seasons of Advent through Epiphany by C.F.W. Walther(1811-1887), first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. This wonderful resource for preaching and... More > meditation shows the depth and mastery of a great preacher. Multiple sermons on Luke 2 show the Word as a never exhaustible source of inspiration. Wondrous themes relating to the theosis of the human race through the incarnation of God's Son and the Gregorian theme of our receiving more at Christmas than Adam and Eve lost in the fall make this a rich and fruitful volume to read and meditate upon. Wondrous preaching by Walther!< Less
Treasury of C.F.W. Walther : Volume V :Repentance And Faith, Preparation for the Feast in Heaven and on Earth By C.F.W. Walther
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Here are Confessional Addresses and Sermons for Days of Repentance of C.F.W. Walther, first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. These will seem strangest to the modern reader, since we... More > don't do this much anymore. Is Walther's concern for faith and sanctification pietism, or is Walther actually commending a right, Biblical use of a Sacrament instituted solely for the Sanctification of the faithful, which is so missused and abused in our day Read and decide. And let's act if appropriate!< Less
Addresses and Prayers of C. F. W. Walther: 1888: From Ansprachen und Gebete: For His Congregation's Meetings By Joel R. Baseley & C. F. W. Walther
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Published under the title Ansprachen und Gebete just about a year after the death of C.F.W. Walther (1811-1887), the first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, this collection relates... More > some of his exhortations and greetings to those who were joining one of his four congregations in St. Louis. The addresses often delineate the rights and duties of congregational membership as well as giving a glimpse at the conditions faced by this fledgling church in a new country. Prayers for his voters' assembly also grant us a view of the heartfelt concerns and needs of the Lutheran congregation in the nineteenth century.< Less
Treasury of C.F.W. Walther Volume II: From Lent Through the Easter Season By C.F.W. Walther
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Masterful sermons by C.F.W. Walther, the first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod for the seasons of Lent through the blessed Easter Season. The majority of the Sermons are for Easter,... More > highlighting the saving significance and the historicity of this event, as well as the comfort found in it for faith. Other sermons sample Holy Week and even a Confirmation Sermon for Palm Sunday.< Less
Treasury of C.F.W. : Walther Volume VII: Sermons and Addresses to: Synodical Conventions and Voters' Assemblies - Translated from Original German Sources and Edited by By C.F.W. Walther
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Synodical Convention sermons and presidential addresses of C.F.W. Walther, first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. Invaluable resource for understanding the structure, presuppositions,... More > and Biblical basis for the polity established historically in the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod. Centering the authority structure of the church upon Christ and his Word and the congregational use of and responsibility for stewarship and proper use of Grace forms the kernal and star that must guide all discussions of church polity and governance.< Less
Treasury of C.F.W. Walther Volume VI: Sermons on Special Occasions such as: Weddings, Funerals, Dedications and other Events: Translated from Original German Sources By C.F.W. Walther & Joel R. Basely
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All kinds of sermons for informal services by C.F.W. Walther, first president of the Lutheran Church Missouri Synod, including church dedications, mission festivals, funerals and weddings, pastoral... More > conferences, disasters, the placement of a pastor who was formerly a Roman Catholic priest and more...< Less