Malagasy Lutheran Church Song & Gospel Fifth Sunday after Epiphany – week of 08. -13. February 2021 “The Lord is the One to be trusted” *

1/ The statement, ”The Lord is the One to be trusted” means that we should worship or trust in no one else because He is the Only God. He commanded: « You shall have no other gods before[a] me » Ex 20:3. Indeed, there is one who pretends to be God—that is, the devil who dared to … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song & Gospel Fifth Sunday after Epiphany – week of 08. -13. February 2021 “The Lord is the One to be trusted”

1/ The statement, ”The Lord is the One to be trusted” means that we should worship or trust in no one else because He is the Only God. He commanded: « You shall have no other gods before[a] me » Ex 20:3. Indeed, there is one who pretends to be God—that is, the devil who dared to … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song and Gospel Sunday IV following Epiphany -February 01-6, 2021 « God takes care of His people’s lives »

The fact that « God takes care of His people’s lives » comes from His giving them a special place among his entire creature. Indeed, the existence of all things created was achieved through the words, “Let there be” (Gen 1:3,6). As for humankind, theyreceived from Him a special statusforHe said: « Let us make humankindin our image, … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song & Gospel First Sunday after Epiphany 11th-16th January 2021

“The Redemptor reveals Himself” The Redemptor is God’s revealing Himself through the Lord’s Anointed to bring redemption for the descendants of Israel, the nation chosen by God; yet also for all men and all the nations on the earth through them ( Gen 22:18). He refers above all to the Messiah or the Christ, even … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song and Gospel Sunday following Christmas December 28th, 2020 – January 02nd, 2021

« The Messiah comes » The Messiah, The Almighty God’s Anointed, has come to bring salvation upon earth. Although His coming had been proclaimed since a very long time, it was fulfilled according to the angel Gabriel’s word to Mary the mother of Jesus: « For no word from God will ever fail » (Lk 1:37). Therefore, now is … [Read more…]

Malagasy Lutheran Church Song & Gospel Third Sunday of Advent – week of 14.-19. December 2020

“God visits His people” “God visits His people.” That is a most enjoyable word. What does it say? Mercy, peace, forgiveness, consolation, restoration to be His people again, preparation for the renewing of His covenant which says: « I will be your God, and you shall be my people » Jer 7:23b. This word says indeed that … [Read more…]