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!Read Epub ⚠ Praying the Gospels with Martin Luther: Finding Freedom in Love ä Although I am not usually moved by somebody else s written prayers, this book is, for me, a unique combination of readings, prayer and reflection and hymn lyrics that moves my spirit into a calm communion with God I do not see this as a scan read book, but a word by word meditative resource Keith Anderson He expresses the spirit of the related sermon in contemporary, yet reverent language some of it reminds me of Eugene Peterson s Message version of the Bible I love how each one ends with a stanza or two from a hymn by Luther Leah Chang Outstanding It will give you a better insight on how to pray and what the man Martin Luther was feeling Again an outstanding book PJ Martin Luther s scholastic writings provided the theological foundation for change in the institutional church Now his sermons reveal that love lies at the heart of biblical interpretation and application By reading a sermon excerpt with the scripture text that gave rise to it and the resulting prayer as your daily devotion, you ll discover what gave Luther the courage to challenge the church like young David faced Goliath I found the sermons and prayers very helpful in promoting contemplative prayer and meditation The introduction to the work is quite good It is brief but includes some very practical helps toward preparing for meditation physically and emotionally something often overlooked in works such as this A solid work for fostering deep meditation on the faith and greater understanding suited for Catholics and Protestants alike Stratiotes Doxha Theon Paul has done an admirable job of reading and highlighting for the average person Luther s message for each Sunday text and giving us a thought and a prayer to meditate on during the week Hoosier Pastor As I read the prayers in this book, it became evident that Martin Luther had actually freed Christians from constraints of man made belief systems Carolyn McElrath I like the idea of praying the scriptures so I had high hopes for this book but instead I was somewhat disappointed for several reasons.1 I found the layout was odd He put the quote from Luther first and then the scripture passage The scripture should have been first to give a context to Luther s comments.2 Luther s comments did not always seem to match the scripture passage This could be because it was not in the context of the complete sermon Perhaps if I had taken the time to read the e I like the idea of praying the scriptures so I had high hopes for this book but instead I was somewhat disappointed for several reasons.1 I found the layout was odd He put the quote from Luther first and then the scripture passage The scripture should have been first to give a context to Luther s comments.2 Luther s comments did not always seem to match the scripture passage This could be because it was not in the context of the complete sermon Perhaps if I had taken the time to read the entire sermon it might have made since.3 I did find Meier s prayers insightful at times but sometimes parts of the prayers did not seem to draw from the scripture passage.4 I found that I did not always agree with some of Meier s statements doctrinally This may be because I am from a Baptist background and he is from a Lutheran background.As mentioned above sometimes Meier s prayers were insightful so I think the book is worth reading but not as good as I would have liked I thoroughly enjoyed this book Praying the Gospels added to my personal prayers, and deepening my intimacy with my Savior It also gave me insight to the Gospels I didn t have before reading the book If anyone is looking for a devotional during the time of Lent this would be a great study I thoroughly enjoyed this book Praying the Gospels added to my personal prayers, and deepening my intimacy with my Savior It also gave me insight to the Gospels I didn t have before reading the book If anyone is looking for a devotional during the time of Lent this would be a great study CGLC SCHOOLTruly brings THE GOSPELS TO REALIZATION AND PERSONAL THANK YOU WITH, PEACE, BLESSINGS LOVE R G FRAUHIGER GILBERT, ARIZONA CGLCSCHOOLTruly brings THE GOSPELS TO REALIZATION AND PERSONAL THANK YOU WITH, PEACE, BLESSINGS LOVE R G FRAUHIGER GILBERT, ARIZONA