Tag Archives: epilepsy

Lectionary Sermon for 28 January 2018, Year B, Epiphany 4 based on Mark 1: 21 – 28

A few weeks back I witnessed what some people might have called a miracle.   One of the well-known identities around town who has some very visible mental issues had been doing his usual rant on the side of the road.    … Continue reading

Posted in Liberal Christianity blog, Progressive Sermons, Sermons | Tagged , , , , | 2 Comments

Lectionary sermon for 23 June 2013 Year C on Luke 8: 26 -39 (Pr 7 C, Ord 12C, Pentecost + 5)

Demons Aplenty For the modern sceptical generation, this story of Jesus healing the man possessed with demons is troubling at several different levels. First and perhaps most obviously we are not supposed to believe in demons any more. Mental illness … Continue reading

Posted in Sermons | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment