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Meditating on the Suffering of Jesus, part 2

This season of Lent, we continue to meditate on the suffering of Jesus for us. Here we pray the beginning portion of Johann Starck’s prayer from his Prayer Book. Source: Starck’s Prayer-Book, by Johann Starck (translated and edited by W. H. T. Dau, 1921), pages 108-109. http://media.blubrry.com/sacredmeditations/p/sacredmeditations.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/03/JSPB014-Meditating-on-the-Suffering-of-Jesus-2.mp3Podcast: Play in new …

Meditating on the Suffering of Jesus, part 1

“For our sake [God] made him to be sin who knew no sin, so that in him we might become the righteousness of God” (2 Corinthians 5:21). Here Johann Starck exhorts us on how and why we meditate on the sufferings of Jesus during Lent. Source: Starck’s Prayer-Book, by Johann …

The World’s Life vs. Christ’s Life

In this meditation, Johann Arndt ponders the differences between the world’s life and the life of Christ in His Christians. Source: Devotions and Prayers of Johann Arndt, selected and translated by John Joseph Stoudt, pages 22-23 (Meditation from Arndt’s True Christianity and prayer from Arndt’s The Garden of Paradise). http://media.blubrry.com/sacredmeditations/p/sacredmeditations.org/wp-content/uploads/2017/06/JADP006-The-Worlds-Life-vs.-Christs-Life.mp3Podcast: …