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Bethlehem New Orleans Commissioned Salvadoran Artist Christian Chavarría Ayala for Their Altarpiece

This past weekend, April 2-3, 2022, Salvadoran artist and Lutheran pastor Christian Chavarría Ayala, visited Bethlehem to deliver the altar piece they commissioned and to visit with the congregation! Special thanks to Christian for his incredible art and profound spiritual... Continue Reading →

A New English Translation of the Bach St. John Passion:

An Interview with Director Rick Erickson April 4, 2022 Podcast of this interview MIKE: Deacon Rick Erickson is the Director of Bach Society Houston and Cantor at Christ the King Lutheran Church. He is also Instructor in music at the... Continue Reading →

Easter 2022

EASTER VIGIL – April 18, 2022 Eternal giver of life and light, this holy night shines with the radiance of the risen Christ. Renew your church with the Spirit given us in baptism, that we may worship you in sincerity and truth... Continue Reading →

Suffering Love

Listen to the podcast from 2021 Versión en español a continuación. Isenheim Altarpiece, Matthias Grünewald Maundy Thursday – April 14, 2022 Holy God, source of all love, on the night of his betrayal, Jesus gave his disciples a new commandment: To... Continue Reading →

Zion Houston, April 3, 2022

Big day at Zion in The Heights. First day in the building without masks and distancing. And a baptism to boot! I enjoyed the 9:45 class as well. The 9:45 Adult Education Class discussed retaliation, verbal and physical violence, and... Continue Reading →

Houston Interfaith Prayer Service for Ukraine

Right away I bumped into Tracey with HPD, member of Christus Victor in League City, who was providing security. Martin Cominsky, Interfaith Ministries CEO. Cantor Vadim Tunitsky, born in Ukraine. Photo by Davíd Roschke. Rabbi Adrienne Scott. Photo by David... Continue Reading →

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