Resources on God's Threeness

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Topical Study on God's Threeness God's threeness is personal. God the Holy Trinity consists of three persons: the Father, the Son, and the Holy Spirit. The glory of the Christian doctrine of the Trinity is its declaration that ultimate reality consists of three persons united as one holy God, each of them God only with... Prayer and the Darkness of God Article by Denys Turner https://churchlifejournal.nd.edu/articles/we-dont-know-what-god-is/ Article by Denys Turner Topics: Prayer , Trinity , Mystery , Knowledge of God Source: Church Life Journal Denys Turner examines Thomas Aquinas' discourse on the darkness and unknowability of God, explaining how the way of the cross helps us enter into God's darkness and connecting these concepts to the practice of prayer. The Holiness of the Triune God Commentary/Exegesis by James C Howell https://www.ministrymatters.com/all/entry/8998/weekly-preaching-trinity-sunday-2018 Commentary/Exegesis by James C Howell Topics: Love , Trinity , Trinity Sunday , God's Love Source: Ministry Matters This Trinity Sunday commentary by James C. Howell on Romans 8:12-17 and Isaiah 6 discusses the Trinity as love and describes the holiness of God's presence in worship respectively. The Oneness and Allness of God, Part 1 Devotional https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/oneness-and-allness-god-part-1 Devotional Topics: Trinity , Theology , Faith Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling The oneness of God expressed in Ephesians 4:4-6 is core to Christian theology. How do you understand the oneness of God? How do you understand the Triune nature of God? The Being and Doing of the Trinitarian God Commentary/Exegesis by James C Howell https://www.ministrymatters.com/all/entry/8224/weekly-preaching-trinity-sunday Commentary/Exegesis by James C Howell Topics: Trinity , Creation , Sabbath , Trinity Sunday Source: Ministry Matters This blog studded with cultural references notes that the Trinity Sunday texts (Genesis 1:1-2:4a and Psalm 8) are not blatantly Trinitarian; instead, they ask about the action and the life of our Trinitarian God. In Honor of St. Patrick Article by Mark D Roberts https://www.theologyofwork.org/the-high-calling/honor-st-patrick Article by Mark D Roberts Topics: Ministry , God's Love , Healing , Service Source: Theology of Work: The High Calling The examples of Joseph and St. Patrick illustrate the mystery and majesty of God’s redemptive sovereignty. People who have experienced some particular trauma in life to end up ministering to others who suffer that same trauma.... Prayers for Protection in Places of Exile, Fear, and Uncertainty Article by Debra Paxton-Buursma http://worship.calvin.edu/resources/resource-library/prayers-for-protection-in-places-of-exile-fear-and-uncertainty Article by Debra Paxton-Buursma Topics: St. Patrick , Prayer , Exile Source: Calvin Institute of Christian Worship Debra Paxton-Buursma explores St. Patrick’s Prayer of Protection, set to music by modern composer Arvo Part. In a time of fear, uncertainty, and isolation ancient prayers of protection remind us of God’s sovereignty and care. I Rise Today Article by Saint Patrick https://christianhistoryinstitute.org/magazine/article/i-rise-today Article by Saint Patrick Topics: Salvation , Prayer , God's Omnipotence Source: Christian History Institute An ancient Celtic prayer titled "I Rise Today" from eighth-century. This prayer is also known as "Saint Patrick's Breastplate" and it talks about God's power and salvation. Trinity Sermon Illustration by Frederick Buechner http://day1.org/5898-trinity Sermon Illustration by Frederick Buechner Topics: God's threeness , Love , Trinity , God's oneness Source: Day1 This sermon illustration drawn from the work of Frederick Buechner considers the mysterious nature of the Trinity and the centrality of love at the core of God’s being. This Day God Gives Me Audio/Video http://globalworship.tumblr.com/post/141219824550/this-day-god-gives-me-st-patricks-breastplate Audio/Video Topics: God , St. Patrick , Trinity , Prayer Source: Global Worship Two versions of the hymn "This Day God Gives Me" ("The Breastplate of St. Patrick"). The first is an upbeat, Irish folk arrangement with fiddle and the second is set to the famous, Scottish melody "Bunessan." Correct or Connected? On Purity Article by Mara Joy Norden https://blog.reformedjournal.com/2017/09/10/correct-or-connected-on-purity/ Article by Mara Joy Norden Topics: Sexuality , Morality , Holiness , Purity Source: The Twelve Defining Christian purity as "participation in God's purity/holiness," this article by Mara Joy Norden on 1 Thessalonians 4:7 discusses how purity is unachievable through morality or correct beliefs. Purity requires communion with God and each other. Between the Lines on Trinity Sunday Sermon Starter/Outline by Peter S Hawkins https://www.christiancentury.org/article//between-lines Sermon Starter/Outline by Peter S Hawkins Topics: God's threeness , Trinity , Trinity Sunday Source: The Christian Century Peter Hawkins looks at each Lectionary reading (Psalm 8, Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31, John 16:12-15, Romans 5:1-5) and addresses the difficulty of explaining Trinity Sunday. He concludes that it's best to be swept away in God's presence. The Threefold Nature of God Sermon (Complete) by Fred R Anderson http://day1.org/1258-the_threefold_nature_of_god Sermon (Complete) by Fred R Anderson Topics: God's threeness , Trinity , God's oneness , Trinity Sunday Source: Day1 Fred R. Anderson dives deeply into the rich theological truths of the Trinity, and helps us understand the person and work of the Father, Son, and Holy Spirit in the church and the world. Full Text Hymns on God's Threeness Morning Hymn©
Being the Presence of Christ Article by Daniel Vestal http://day1.org/1498-dr_daniel_vestal_being_the_presence_of_christ Article by Daniel Vestal Topics: Jesus , God's Presence Source: Day1 In this article, Daniel Vestal discusses the transforming presence of Christ through the resurrection and the ways in which God's presence is embodied and mediated in this world. Ascension, Holy Spirit, Trinity, and Love Sermon (Complete) by James Orr https://www.hprweb.com/2018/05/homilies-for-may-2018/ Sermon (Complete) by James Orr Topics: Love your neighbor , Ascension , Trinity , God's Presence Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review This set of Catholic homilies focuses on the joy of loving (John 15:9-17), evangelism and the ascension (Acts 1:1-11), the Risen Lord's presence (Acts 1:15-26), the Holy Spirit (Acts 2:1-11), and the Trinity (Romans 8:14-17). How Jesus Changed Our Understanding of God Audio/Video by Han-luen Kantzer Komline https://groundwork.reframemedia.com/episodes/how-jesus-changed-our-understanding-of-god Audio/Video by Han-luen Kantzer Komline Topics: Trinity , Worship , Church , Christology Source: Groundwork Reflecting on Scriptures and church history on Christology, Scott Hoezee, David Bast, and Han-luen Kantzer Komline remind us that what we believe regarding the divine nature of Jesus has serious implications for Christian worship and practice. The Virtue of Reliance Sermon (Complete) by David J Endres http://www.hprweb.com/2015/04/homilies-for-may-2015/ Sermon (Complete) by David J Endres Topics: Pentecost , Trinity , Sacraments , Mother's Day Source: Homiletic and Pastoral Review In this collection of homilies, David Endres reflects on a number of themes, including reliance on God (John 15:1-8), the Sacraments (Acts 1:1-11), and the mystery of the Trinity (Romans 8:14-17). The Trinity and Preaching Article by Michael Pasquarello III https://www.workingpreacher.org/theology-and-interpretation/the-trinity-and-preaching-speaking-with-integrity-part-2 Article by Michael Pasquarello III Topics: God's threeness , Intratrinitarian relations , Perichoresis , Divinity of Christ Source: Working Preacher In this article, Michael Pasquarello employs trinitarian "logic" to explore how the incarnate son reveals the nature of the triune God. Through Jesus' humiliation, God is shown to be "a communion of self-giving love." God Is Greater than Our Hearts Sermon (Complete) by Frank A Thomas http://drfrankathomas.com/media-room/entry/god-is-greater-than-our-hearts1 Sermon (Complete) by Frank A Thomas Topics: God's threeness , God , Attributes of God , God's oneness Source: DrFrankThomas.com This sermon by Frank Thomas is based on 1 John 4:16-20 and is called "God Is Greater than Our Hearts." Created Out of Love Audio/Video by Rick McKinley http://www.theworkofthepeople.com/created-out-of-love Audio/Video by Rick McKinley Topics: God's threeness , God , Love , Trinity Source: The Work of the People Exploring a variety of theological perspectives, Rick McKinley speaks in this video about how a Trinitarian understanding of God will help us to comprehend God's love, God's judgment, and God's creation. Three and One Service Outline by Ellen Van Tongeren https://www.reformedworship.org/article/march-2007/three-and-one Service Outline by Ellen Van Tongeren Topics: God's threeness , Trinity , Trinity Sunday , Liturgy Source: Reformed Worship The mysterious union, called the Trinity, is active every time we worship and is central to our faith. This Trinity Sunday service addresses the mystery of the three-in-one while praising each Person for its work.