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Lectionary Sermon for March 3 2019(Transfiguration Year C) Luke 9 28-36 (+ 37-43)

COMING DOWN FROM THE MOUNTAIN-TOP Many churches today are not full. To the modern way of most people’s thinking, some parts of the Bible seem decidedly ill-suited for our secular age. Think for example of those accounts of a naked Adam … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon for February 15, 2015, Transfiguration Sunday, Year B on Mark 9: 2-9

I have met a number of preachers who try to avoid preaching on this particular passage with its story of the Transfiguration. In a scientific age, we find awkward stories of visions of the old Testament figures of Moses and … Continue reading

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Lectionary Sermon for February 19, 2012 Transfiguration Sunday, Year B on Mark 9: 2-9

Much of the modern Church appears embarrassed by the story of the transfiguration. In a scientific age, we find awkward stories of visions of the old Testament figures of Moses and Elijah on a mountain top together with Jesus reportedly … Continue reading

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