Immanuel Lutheran High School, College, and Seminary
Eau Claire, WI

2008-12-11 ILC Chapel — Mary, Noah, and Abraham were…

2008 Chapels -
Mary, Noah, and Abraham were chosen by grace, just as we are saved by the grace of God.

 

Date : 2008-12-11
Speaker : Professor John Pfeiffer

Luke 1:26–27 (Listen)

Birth of Jesus Foretold

26 In the sixth month the angel Gabriel was sent from God to a city of Galilee named Nazareth, 27 to a virgin betrothed1 to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David. And the virgin’s name was Mary.

Footnotes

[1] 1:27 That is, legally pledged to be married

(ESV)

Hymn: TLH 647, st. 4: O Little Town of Bethlehem

Hymnary.org Organ Audio


4. O holy Child of Bethlehem, 
Descend to us, we pray; 
Cast out our sin and enter in, 
Be born in us today. 
We hear the Christmas angels 
The great glad tidings tell: 
Oh, come to us, abide with us, 
Our Lord Immanuel!