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Sanctifying the Heart-2

Johann Starck has exhorted us on how the believing Christian prays to God to sanctify the heart. Now he leads us in praying to the Holy Spirit for our sanctification. Source: Starck’s Prayer-Book, by Johann Starck (translated and edited by W. H. T. Dau, 1921), pages 178-179. http://media.blubrry.com/sacredmeditations/p/sacredmeditations.org/wp-content/uploads/2016/10/JSPB006-Sanctify-the-Heart-2.mp3Podcast: Play in …

Two Kinds of Human Love

In today’s meditation, we hear from Johann Arndt on “Two Kinds of Human Love.” Here Pastor Arndt contrasts the clean, pure love given by God over against the false, tarnished love of self-serving. Source: Devotions and Prayers of Johann Arndt, selected and translated by John Joseph Stoudt, pages 42-43 (Meditation …

Loving God Alone-3

Today we continue with Johann Gerhard’s Meditation IX, “Loving God Alone.” In this installment, Gerhard leads us to ponder how God’s love …

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