By Glenn L. Monson,Craig Alan Satterlee
"A sought after instructor of preaching as soon as remarked, 'Only issues are had to develop into a very good preacher. First, comprehend legislation and gospel. moment, have a little imagination.' Glenn Monson embodies either one of these capacities. His e-book is a very good advent to legislations and gospel preaching. A operating preacher, Monson explores the continued power of the attempted and confirmed, evangelical legislation 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 frequently ignored within the ongoing training of preaching. This paintings not just engages us back in that dialogue yet deals functional recommendation for its position in preaching. furthermore, we're provided worthwhile remark on a few lectionary texts besides perception from a few preaching assets. 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 acceptable in sermon practise and preaching. cutting-edge preachers and congregations would receive advantages enormously from the perception and practices recommended during this book."
--Carl E. Braaten, Professor of Systematic Theology emeritus, Lutheran university of Theology, Chicago, IL
"One of the apostle Paul's secondary merits after his Damascus Christ-encounter used to be his new 'Aha!' concerning the Hebrew Scriptures. What was once new? very diversified covenants: one legislations and one promise. state-of-the-art Crossings neighborhood, status during this culture, additionally celebrates this 'Aha!' in regards to the Bible. the chant: learn the Bible with law/promise lenses. Glenn Monson exhibits us how it truly is done--and, much more important--the payoff that follows for Christian proclamation. convinced, ultimately it really is existence or death."
--Edward H. Schroeder, cofounder, The Crossings group, Inc., Chesterfield, MO
Glenn Monson is an lively 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 university of Theology at Chicago in 2003. His thesis, "A humorous factor occurred at the means during the Sermon," was once released in Dialog in 2004.
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