Resources on God the Father

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Topical Study on God the Father God the Father is the first person of the Holy Trinity who, with the Son and the Holy Spirit, is the creator of all, the elector of Israel, and the supreme savior, provider, and protector. God the Father Revealed in “The Prodigal Son” Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas Hardy https://www.hprweb.com/2020/04/god-the-father-revealed-in-the-prodigal-son/ Commentary/Exegesis by Thomas Hardy Topics: God , Father Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review This Catholic essay uses the Parable of the Prodigal Song (Luke 15:11-32) to reveal God the Father. The Descent of God as Fire Sermon (Complete) by Andrew Stephen Damick https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/asd/2017/06/07/descent-god-fire-pentecost-exodus/ Sermon (Complete) by Andrew Stephen Damick Topics: Pentecost , Covenant , The Venerable Bede Source: Ancient Faith Blog In this homily from the Orthodox tradition, Andrew Stephen Damick follows the Venerable Bede in linking Pentecost to the Exodus. The Love and Mercy of God the Father Sermon (Complete) by Philip LeMasters https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/easternchristianinsights/2014/02/15/the-love-and-mercy-of-god-the-father-an-orthodox-homily-on-the-parable-of-the-prodigal-son/ Sermon (Complete) by Philip LeMasters Topics: Father , God's Love , God's Mercy Source: Ancient Faith Blog In this homily on the Parable of the Prodigal Son (Luke 15:11-32) from the Orthodox tradition, Fr. Philip LeMasters looks at the love and mercy of God the Father. The Annunciation with God the Father Image by Jacopo Palma the Younger https://www.mfa.org/collections/object/the-annunciation-with-god-the-father-31122 Image by Jacopo Palma the Younger Topics: God , Art , Mary Source: Museum of Fine Arts Boston This 17th century painting by Jacopo Palma the Younger depicts the Annunciation with God the Father. The Power of Remembering Jesus Christ Sermon (Complete) by Andrew Stephen Damick https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/asd/2019/02/10/the-power-of-remembering-jesus-christ/ Sermon (Complete) by Andrew Stephen Damick Topics: Memory , Kingdom of God Source: Ancient Faith Blog In this homily on 2 Timothy 2:1-10 from the Orthodox tradition, Andrew Stephen Damick examines the power of memory, suggesting that remembering Jesus Christ shapes us for the Kingdom of God. God the Father and Jesus Image by Martin Luther http://pitts.emory.edu/dia/image_details.cfm?ID=138984 Image by Martin Luther Topics: God , Jesus , Art , Martin Luther Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive This sixteenth-century woodcut depicts God the Father watching from above as Jesus speaks with his disciples. A Prayer of Thanksgiving to God the Father Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst https://re-worship.blogspot.com/2012/05/prayer-of-thanksgiving-god-father.html Element of Worship by Christine Longhurst Topics: Father's Day , Prayer , Thanksgiving , God's Provision Source: Re-Worship This prayer thanking God the Father for his care and provision is suitable as a pastoral prayer and/or invocation for Father's Day or any order of worship. It serves well as a devotional prayer also. The Bad News is Part of the Good News Article by Fleming Rutledge http://www.pbs.org/wnet/religionandethics/2013/04/19/april-18-2003-interview-with-rev-fleming-rutledge/18886/ Article by Fleming Rutledge Topics: Easter , Good Friday , Resurrection , Suffering Source: Religion & Ethics Newsweekly In this interview, Fleming Rutledge explores the themes of suffering and belief surrounding Easter and Good Friday, as well as the implications of these stories for Christians in the rest of history. The Son Glorified by the Father and the Father Glorified by the Son Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/the-son-glorified-by-the-father-and-the-father-glorified-by-the-son Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Glory , The Glory of Christ , Sermon , C. H. Spurgeon Source: The Spurgeon Center The text of a sermon by Charles Spurgeon on John 17:1 focused on the mutual glorification of the Father and Jesus. The Priesthood After the Resurrection Sermon (Complete) by Andrew Stephen Damick https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/asd/2017/04/26/the-priesthood-after-the-resurrection/ Sermon (Complete) by Andrew Stephen Damick Topics: Forgiveness , Ministry , Priesthood , Worship Source: Ancient Faith Blog In this homily on John 20:19-31 from the Orthodox tradition, Andrew Stephen Damick examines the call to "priestly forgiveness" as we call others to worship. The Father's Will Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/the-fathers-will Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Salvation , God's Will , Eternal life , Obedience Source: The Spurgeon Center God's plan of salvation begins with his unconditional grace and results in the transformation of our lives to walk in obedience to God's instruction. Father, Receive These Gifts Article by Samantha Mattheiss https://www.hprweb.com/2020/07/father-receive-these-gifts/ Article by Samantha Mattheiss Topics: Laity , Priest , Beauty Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review How can parishes fulfill their mission to be oases of beauty? The priest can further this mission by receiving the laity's gifts and offering them to God the Father in the Eucharistic offering. Full Text Hymns on God the Father O Worship the King all glorious abovePD
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The Father Revealed in the Son Image by Artist Unknown http://pitts.emory.edu/dia/image_details.cfm?ID=139299 Image by Artist Unknown Topics: God , Art , Martin Luther , Jesus Source: Pitts Theology Library Digital Image Archive This sixteenth-century woodcut depicts Matthew 11:25-30, where Jesus speaks to a crowd as God the Father watches from above. God in Three Persons Drama by Rachael Boles https://www.reformedworship.org/article/march-1998/god-three-persons-service-hymns-and-readings-trinity-sunday Drama by Rachael Boles Topics: Ecumenism , Trinity Sunday , Liturgy , Worship Planning Source: Reformed Worship The Church of the Holy Trinity, an Anglican parish, and the Guildwood Community Presbyterian Church across the road together celebrated the Trinity Sunday with this ecumenical hymn festival. One God, the Father and One Lord, Jesus Christ Article by Stephen De Young https://blogs.ancientfaith.com/wholecounsel/2019/03/07/one-god-the-father-and-one-lord-jesus-christ/ Article by Stephen De Young Topics: God's oneness , Divinity of Christ Source: Ancient Faith Blog In this article from the Orthodox tradition, Fr. Stephen De Young looks at Paul’s theology that refers to "God the Father and the Lord Jesus Christ." God the Father Article by Heather Moffitt https://www.faithandleadership.com/god-father Article by Heather Moffitt Topics: Father , Parenting , Children , Relationship Source: Faith and Leadership "Like the Israelites, our children are not a problem to solve. They are people to love." In this article, Heather Moffitt writes about finding parenting advice in a surprising place: The book of Numbers. An Anthropology of Gaudium et Spes: God the Origin Without Origin Article by Francis Etheredge http://www.hprweb.com/2015/07/an-anthropology-of-gaudium-et-spes/ Article by Francis Etheredge Topics: Image of God , Trinity , Creation Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review Discussing the Theological Anthropology in Gaudium et Spes, this article by Francis Etheredge on Genesis 1 and 2 presents the human as a creation in the likeness of Christ, the Trinity, and God the Creator. Glory Be Unto the Father Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon https://www.spurgeon.org/resource-library/sermons/glory-be-unto-the-father Sermon (Complete) by Charles H Spurgeon Topics: Blessing Source: The Spurgeon Center This sermon on Ephesians 1:3-4 encourages us to bless the Lord by viewing the divine Father aright, seeing the blessings from the Father by faith, and remembering our election as the first outflow of these blessings. Madonna and Child with God the Father and Cherubim Image by Andrea della Robbia https://www.nga.gov/collection/art-object-page.130.html Image by Andrea della Robbia Topics: God , Art , Christ , Mary Source: National Gallery of Art This late 15th century glazed terracotta by Andrea della Robbia depicts the Madonna and Christ-Child with God the Father and cherubim looking on. Children of the Father? Commentary/Exegesis by Gail Ramshaw https://www.christiancentury.org/blogs/archive/2016-05/children-father Commentary/Exegesis by Gail Ramshaw Topics: Law , Language , Gender , Gospel Source: The Christian Century Reflecting on Romans 8:14-17 and John 14:8-17, Gail Ramshaw asks whether the imagery of God as father was a cultural adaptation and prays that the Spirit of the risen Christ would lead us into truth.