James Brownson

James Brownson is the James and Jean Cook Professor of New Testament at Western Theological Seminary in Holland, Michigan.

Recent Episodes featuring James Brownson:

The Holy SacramentsNovember 25 , 2016

The Lord's Supper

Communion, the Lord’s Supper, Mass, Eucharist…it’s one sacrament known by many names, practiced in varying forms. Join us as we study scripture to discover why Christians believe it’s an essential means of receiving Christ and experiencing his presence.

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The Holy SacramentsNovember 18 , 2016


Water is ordinary, so why do Christians think touching a person’s body with water in baptism can do such extraordinary things? Digging into scripture reveals what happens in baptism, who it’s for, and the hope it gives to faithful believers.

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The Holy SacramentsNovember 11 , 2016

Why the Holy Sacraments?

Discover the meaning and purpose of the Holy Sacraments in the Christian life, what happens when we practice them, and how they relate to our faith.

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