Sermons on Temple

Sermons on Temple

Highways and Byways (Lowertown St. Paul)

Nehemiah 13:1-14 13 On that day the Book of Moses was read aloud in the hearing of the people and there it was found written that no Ammonite or Moabite should ever be admitted into the assembly of God, 2 because they had not met the Israelites with food and water but had hired Balaam to call a curse down on them. (Our God, however, turned the curse into a blessing.) 3 When the people heard this law, they excluded from Israel all who were of foreign…

God Is With Us! (Downtown Minneapolis)

Nehemiah 13:1-14 13 On that day the Book of Moses was read aloud in the hearing of the people and there it was found written that no Ammonite or Moabite should ever be admitted into the assembly of God, 2 because they had not met the Israelites with food and water but had hired Balaam to call a curse down on them. (Our God, however, turned the curse into a blessing.) 3 When the people heard this law, they excluded from Israel all who were of foreign…

The Glory of the LORD! (Lowertown St. Paul)

Exodus 35-40 35 Moses assembled the whole Israelite community and said to them, “These are the things the Lord has commanded you to do: 2 For six days, work is to be done, but the seventh day shall be your holy day, a day of sabbath rest to the Lord. Whoever does any work on it is to be put to death. 3 Do not light a fire in any of your dwellings on the Sabbath day.” 4 Moses said to the whole Israelite community, “This is what the Lord has commanded: 5 From what…

The Authority of Jesus vs. The Teachers of the Law

Luke82.pdf Luke82.pptx Luke 20:41-21:4   41ŒæThen Jesus said to them, äóìWhy is it said that the Messiah is the son of David?42ŒæDavid himself declares in the Book of Psalms: äóìäóÖThe Lord said to my Lord: ŒæŒæŒæŒæäóìSit at my right hand 43Œæuntil I make your enemies ŒæŒæŒæŒæa footstool for your feet.äóäó» 44ŒæDavid calls him äóÖLord.äó» How then can he be his son?äó 45ŒæWhile all the people were listening, Jesus said to his disciples, 46ŒæäóìBeware of the teachers of the law. They…

The Reality of the Resurrection

Luke81.pdf Luke81.pptx Luke 20:27-40   27ŒæSome of the Sadducees, who say there is no resurrection, came to Jesus with a question. 28ŒæäóìTeacher,äó they said, äóìMoses wrote for us that if a manäó»s brother dies and leaves a wife but no children, the man must marry the widow and raise up offspring for his brother. 29ŒæNow there were seven brothers. The first one married a woman and died childless. 30ŒæThe second 31Œæand then the third married her, and in the same…

Tenants, Temple, Taxes and Tragedy

Luke80.pptx Luke 20:9-26 9 He went on to tell the people this parable: äóìA man planted a vineyard, rented it to some farmers and went away for a long time. 10 At harvest time he sent a servant to the tenants so they would give him some of the fruit of the vineyard. But the tenants beat him and sent him away empty-handed. 11 He sent another servant, but that one also they beat and treated shamefully and sent away…

Not In My Father’s House!

Luke79.pdf Luke79B.pptx Luke 19:45-20:8 45 When Jesus entered the temple courts, he began to drive out those who were selling. 46 äóìIt is written,äó he said to them, äóìäóÖMy house will be a house of prayer’; but you have made it äóÖa den of robbers.äó»äó 47 Every day he was teaching at the temple. But the chief priests, the teachers of the law and the leaders among the people were trying to kill him. 48 Yet they could not find…