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Sermon for 22 July 2018 on 2 Samuel 7: 1-16, Mark 6 30-37

Thoughts on building the home, not the house of God Most young people starting out as school leavers rapidly discover that building a magnificent house is beyond all but the very rich, let alone the most impressive temple in the … 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 Palm Sunday 1 April 2012 on Mark 11:1-11 (or John 12:12 – 16)

Palm Sunday as recorded by Mark is a story overlaid with confusion about Jesus, prophetic symbolism and a strange mix of humility and in-your-face political challenge. You may well already be aware that Jesus entry to Jerusalem is suggested by … Continue reading

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