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Lectionary Sermon for 20 March 2016 (Palm Sunday) Year C on Luke 19:28-40

If you want to understand why Jesus was crucified, starting with Palm Sunday is as good a place as any to find a reason. Crucifixion was of course a deliberate Roman technique for demonstrating to the general population why it … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon for Good Friday Year A (18 April 2014) on selected passages from John Chs18 -19

Good Friday Sermon, Year A Have you noticed the irony in where Jesus was crucified? Jesus had spent much of his mission identifying and breaking down the walls between people, and there he was, being crucified at Golgotha just outside … Continue reading

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