By Glenn L. Monson,Craig Alan Satterlee
"A in demand instructor of preaching as soon as remarked, 'Only issues are had to turn into an excellent preacher. First, comprehend legislations and gospel. moment, have a bit imagination.' Glenn Monson embodies either one of these capacities. His ebook is an outstanding advent to legislations and gospel preaching. A operating preacher, Monson explores the ongoing power of the attempted and validated, evangelical legislations and gospel method of proclaiming the crucified and risen Christ."
--Rolf Jacobson, affiliate Professor of previous testomony, Luther Seminary, St. Paul, MN
"Law and Gospel . . . a spotlight of significant dialogue in the course of seminary but too usually ignored within the ongoing guidance of preaching. This paintings not just engages us back in that dialogue yet bargains sensible recommendation for its position in preaching. additionally, we're provided precious remark on a few lectionary texts besides perception from a couple of preaching resources. This all from a pastor who preaches what he practices."
--Harold Usgaard, Bishop emeritus, Southeastern Minnesota Synod, ELCA, Rochester, MN
"The legacy of Gerhard Forde lives on in Glenn Monson's passionate confirmation of the classical Lutheran law/gospel hermeneutic appropriate in sermon instruction and preaching. state-of-the-art preachers and congregations would get advantages significantly from the perception and practices endorsed during this book."
--Carl E. Braaten, Professor of Systematic Theology emeritus, Lutheran university of Theology, Chicago, IL
"One of the apostle Paul's secondary advantages after his Damascus Christ-encounter used to be his new 'Aha!' in regards to the Hebrew Scriptures. What was once new? very various covenants: one legislation and one promise. modern-day Crossings group, status during this culture, additionally celebrates this 'Aha!' in regards to the Bible. the chant: learn the Bible with law/promise lenses. Glenn Monson indicates us how it truly is done--and, much more important--the payoff that follows for Christian proclamation. certain, ultimately it truly is existence or death."
--Edward H. Schroeder, cofounder, The Crossings neighborhood, Inc., Chesterfield, MO
Glenn Monson is an energetic pastor within the Evangelical Lutheran Church of the US, having served in Pennsylvania and Minnesota. Ordained in 1991 from Luther Northwestern Theological Seminary in St. Paul, MN, he accomplished his DMin measure on the Lutheran institution of Theology at Chicago in 2003. His thesis, "A humorous factor occurred at the method throughout the Sermon," used to be released in Dialog in 2004.
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Afflicting the Comfortable, Comforting the Afflicted: A Guide to Law and Gospel Preaching by Glenn L. Monson,Craig Alan Satterlee