The Resurrection and the Life

https://open.spotify.com/episode/35wOWrWKLz6luHBm1UgJlQ?si=c981572535114f09 Listen on Spotify | Listen on Apple Podcasts Lent V Year A - Preached at St Matthew's Carver Street Ezekiel 37:12-14Psalm 130Romans 8:8-11John 11:1-45 I am the Resurrection and the Life says the Lord It is said that if it is the case that God cannot be known, then one should take the safest… Continue reading The Resurrection and the Life

Happy are those who do not lose faith in me

Advent III Isaiah 35:1-6,10, Psalm 145(146):6-10, James 5:7-10, Matthew 11:2-11 "Happy is the man who does not lose faith in me" In the name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. Saint John the Baptist is a hard man. Severe as the sun-cracked earth, coarse as camel hair. His… Continue reading Happy are those who do not lose faith in me

The Sacrifice which Saves and Sanctifies

Maundy Thursday Exodus 12:1-14, Psalm 78:15-26, 1 Corinthians 11:23-26, John 13:1-15 In many of the liturgies for celebrating Holy Communion used in the worldwide church, including the form typically used in this congregation, at the conclusion of the prayer of Consecration, the Celebrant proclaims "Christ our Passover is sacrificed for us" with the people responding… Continue reading The Sacrifice which Saves and Sanctifies

This isn’t made up

Last Sunday of Epiphany 1 Kings 19:9-18, Psalm 27, 2 Peter 1:13-21,┬áMark 9:2-9 If I were to make up a religion designed to make people be better than they are otherwise disposed to be, a religion that extolled selflessness, patience, courage, holiness, peaceableness, rule-following, cooperation, and all the other virtues necessary to a good, flourishing,… Continue reading This isn’t made up