The AudioGerhard/t Podcast 2 – Meditationes Sacrae, Meditation 2: “Behold the Suffering Christ!”

Finally, the long-awaited second meditation from Johann Gerhard's Meditationes Sacrae, "Behold the Suffering Christ!" Listen to it using the embedded player, or listen to it here. *"Lobe den Herren" is licensed for non-commercial use under a Creative Commons Attribution-Noncommercial 2.5 License for the University of California, Santa Barbara Library.  

AudioGerhard/t Podcast 1 – Gerhard’s Sacred Meditations I

Here's my first go at a full episode of the AudioGerhard/t Podcast!  You can download Episode 1 here.*  This was recorded today (October 14, 2015) on the campus of Concordia Theological Seminary, St. Louis. Read along here! I'm still working on figuring out a way to embed this into the page with a flash-media player--I … Continue reading AudioGerhard/t Podcast 1 – Gerhard’s Sacred Meditations I

Some Background – Johann Gerhard (1582-1637)

Given that the focus of a great deal of this blog will be on Johann Gerhard's Meditationes Sacrae, it would be prudent to introduce the "archtheologian of Lutheranism" with this quick biographical sketch from Lueker, Erwin L., Luther Poellot, Paul Jackson, eds., 2000. The Christian Cyclopedia.  St. Louis: Concordia Publishing House*: (October 17, 1582–August 17, 1637). “Archtheologian … Continue reading Some Background – Johann Gerhard (1582-1637)