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Lectionary Sermon 6 September 2015 on Mark 7: 24-37 and James 2: 1-17 (Pr 18 Year B)

I don’t know how it has been for others, but I would have to say from my past experiences, the Jesus encountered in Sunday School, the Jesus presented in stained glass windows and the Jesus talked about in tones of … Continue reading

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Lectionary sermon for 23 August 2015 on John 6: 56-69 (Year B Pr 16)

I once heard the story of a young theological student who had to preach his first sermon in front of his professor and class. He really sweated in putting together a rather nicely constructed sermon that reflected Biblical scholarship – … Continue reading

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A lectionary sermon for 29 December Christmas 1 A 2013 on Matthew 2:13-23

No flight of Fancy You have to hand it to Matthew in the way he balances a sense of wonder for the coming of Jesus with the grimmer bits. First we have the angels, the shepherds and even the wise … Continue reading

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