Tag Archives: Christ the King

Lectionary Sermon (Homily) for Sunday 26 November 2017 (Matthew 25: 31- 46 )

The lectionary organizers designate today as Christ the King Sunday. It is intended to be the day when the teaching of Jesus is summarized in its true perspective. Matthew has arranged his gospel in a typically traditional Jewish form and … Continue reading

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Sermon for Christ the King (Year C) Sunday, 20 November 2016 on Luke 23: 33-43

A King Follower or a King Noticer? By any measure the last two weeks have centred round some fairly dramatic events. We now note a new and very different President of the United States which is either very good or … Continue reading

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Lectionary sermon for 22 November 2015 on John 18: 33 – 39

Today this Sunday is called Christ the King Sunday. For many folk today Kings and Queens have become something of an anachronism. And now Christ the King – another king – yes – but what sort of king and more … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon (draft Homily) for Sunday 26 November 2017 (Matthew 25: 14-30 )

Lectionary Sermon (Homily) for Sunday 26 November 2017 (Matthew 25: 31- 46 ) First the text: Matthew 25:31-46 31“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of … Continue reading

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Lectionary sermon for 25 November 2012 on John 18: 33 – 39

Lectionary sermon for 25 November 2012 on John 18: 33 – 39 Today this Sunday is called Christ the King Sunday. Christ the King – the king – yes – but what sort of king and more importantly a king … Continue reading

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Lectionary sermon for Christ the King 26 November 2012 on John 18: 33 – 39

Today this Sunday is called Christ the King Sunday. Christ the King – the king – yes – but what sort of king and more importantly, a king for whom? Can we for example find the glory of the king … Continue reading

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First Thoughts on a Lectionary Sermon (Homily) for Next Sunday 20 November 2011 (Matthew 25: 14-30 )

20 November 2011 First the text: Matthew 25:31-46 31“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, then he will sit on the throne of his glory. 32All the nations will be gathered before … Continue reading

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