Sermons

January
9
2022

Sermon; Epiphany 1 (Baptism of Our Lord); Luke 3:15-17, 21-22

If today's gospel sounds vaguely familiar, it's probably because we heard part of it back on Advent 3 when John was out there baptizing people in the wilderness and calling them a brood of vipers....

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January
2
2022

Sermon; 2nd Sunday after Christmas Day; Matthew 2:1-12

Merry Christmas, everyone.

Today is the 9th Day of Christmas, and the Second Sunday after Christmas Day. The lectionary gives us three options for gospel readings today: one from Matthew telling of...

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December
25
2021

Sermon; Christmas Day

Merry Christmas.

When Christmas falls on a Saturday, like this year, I refer to this weekend as the Holy Triduum of the Incarnation. The Triduum, if you remember, is/are the three great days of...

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December
24
2021

Sermon, Christmas Eve, 4 pm

Merry Christmas!

On my Twitter feed last week another clergy person wrote, “One of my biggest liturgical shifts since ordination has been becoming a 100 percent Christmas pageant...

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December
24
2021

Sermon; Christmas Eve; 11 pm

Merry Christmas!

How many of you enjoy holiday/Christmas movies or specials? I know there are people out there who live for the Hallmark Christmas Movie season. I'm not one of them. But I do have...

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