Martin Luther’s Church Postil

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Sermons from the Gospel of Matthew

Matthew 2:1-12  The Wise Men meet the Christ Child

Matthew 4:1-11  Jesus Tempted in the Wilderness

Matthew 5:20-26  Murder Equated to Anger in the Judgment

Matthew 6:24-34  Do Not Worry about Tomorrow

Matthew 7:15-23   People are Known by Their Fruits

Matthew 8:1-13 Jesus Cleanses a Leper, Heals a Centurion’s Servant

Matthew 8:23-27   Jesus Stills the Storm

Matthew 9:1-8  Jesus Forgives and Heals a Paralytic

Matthew 9:18-26  A Girl Restored to Life and a Woman Healed

Matthew 11:2-11   John the Baptist Sends Messengers to Jesus

Matthew 13:24-30  The Parable of Weeds among the Wheat

Matthew 15:21-28  The Canaanite Woman’s Faith

Matthew 18:23-35   The Parable of the Unforgiving Servant

Matthew 20:1-16  The Laborers in the Vineyard

Matthew 21:1-9   Jesus’ Entry into Jerusalem

Matthew 22:1-14  The Parable of the Wedding Banquet

Matthew 22:15-22 The Question about Paying Taxes

Matthew 22:34-46  The Greatest Commandment

Matthew 23:34-39  Woes to the Pharisees

Matthew 24:15-28  The Great Tribulation

Matthew 25:31-46  The Judgment of Sheep and Goats

Sermons from the Gospel of Mark

Mark 7:31-37  Jesus Heals a Man Deaf and Mute

Mark 8:1-9  Jesus Feeds Four Thousand

Mark 16:1-8  The Resurrection of Jesus

Mark 16:14-20  Jesus Commissions the Disciples

Sermons from the Gospel of Luke

Luke 2:1-14  Jesus’ Birth and Announcement to the Shepherds

Luke 2:15-20  The Shepherds Visit Jesus

Luke 2:33-40  Jesus is Brought to the Temple

Luke 2:41-52  Twelve Year Old Jesus in the Temple

Luke 5:1-11  Jesus Calls the First Disciples

Luke 6:36-42  Teaching on Forgiveness and Judgment

Luke 7:11-17  Jesus Raises the Widow’s Son at Naan

Luke 8:4-15  The Parable of the Sower

Luke 10:23-37  The Parable of the Good Samaritan

Luke 11:14-23  Jesus and Beelzebul

Luke 14:1-11  Jesus Heals on the Sabbath & Teaches Humility

Luke 14:16-24  The Parable of the Invitation to the Great Feast

Luke 15:1-10  The Parable of the Lost Sheep & Lost Coin

Luke 16:1-9  The Parable of the Shrewd Manager

Luke 16:19-31  The Rich Man and Lazarus

Luke 17:11-19  Jesus Cleanses Ten Lepers

Luke 18:9-14  Parable of the Pharisee and Tax Collector

Luke 18:31-43  A Blind Man Recognizes the Messiah

Luke 19:41-48   Jesus Weeps over Jerusalem

Luke 21:25-36  The Coming of the Son of Man

Luke 24:13-35  The Walk to Emmaus

Luke 24:36-47  The Ascension of Jesus

Sermons from the Gospel of John

John 1:1-14  Jesus is the Living Word

John 1:19-28  The Testimony of John the Baptist

John 2:1-11  The Wedding in Cana

John 3:1-15  Nicodemus Visits Jesus

John 3:16-21  God’s Love for the World

John 4:46-54  Jesus Heals the Official’s Son

John 6:1-15  Feeding the Five Thousand

John 6:44-51  The Bread of Life

John 8:46-59  Glorifying the Father instead of Abraham

John 10:1-11  Jesus the Gatekeeper

John 10:11-16  Jesus the Good Shepherd

John 14:23-31  The Promise of the Holy Spirit

John 15:26–16:4  Sending the Advocate

John 16:5-15   The Work of the Spirit

John 16:16-23  Sorrow Will Turn into Joy

John 16:23-30  Jesus Mediates for Us

John 20:19-31  Jesus Appears to the Disciples

John 21:19-24  Jesus Redirects Peter’s Concern

Holy Week  Confession and Holy Communion

Good Friday  How to Contemplate Christ’s Sufferings

Receiving the Holy Sacrament

SUMMARY of Sermon Themes