Sermons

March
31
2018

Sermon; Holy Saturday 2018

Well that didn't go as planned.

Maybe we thought we were doing the right thing. Maybe we thought that if we did something – anything – to get Jesus to take a stand, it wouldn't have...

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March
30
2018

Sermon; Good Friday 2018

Last night was the beginning of the Triduum, the Great Three Days, that runs from Maundy Thursday to the Easter Vigil. Last night we betrayed Jesus for our own selfish desires. Last night we chose...

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March
29
2018

Sermon; Maundy Thursday 2018

The Triduum begins tonight. These are the three days from tonight through the Easter Vigil. It is one, sequential, and holistic liturgical event. And to rightly understand Easter, to rightly...

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March
18
2018

Sermon; Lent 5B; John 12:20-33

“Sir, we wish to see Jesus,” said a group of Greeks to Philip. Philip went and told Andrew, and then Philip and Andrew went and told Jesus. In response Jesus goes on a long, winding...

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March
11
2018

Sermon; Lent 4B; Numbers 21:4-9, John 3:14-21

In this passage from Numbers we get an odd and disturbing story about God intentionally sending a plague of serpents to kill his chosen people. Taken on its own it may cause people to question...

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