Archives September 25, 2005

Sermon: Harvest 2005

Sermon: Harvest Festival, 25th September 2005 In the name of the +Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. Harvest Festivals are another of those minefields which confront your clergy: what should the focus be? Do we really want to encourage tins of spam and out-of-date jellies or do we try and […]

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Sermon: Ordinary 24, Year A

Sermon: 24th Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A Text: Matthew 18:21-35 In the name of the +Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen A great friend of mine at Mirfield had come to study all the way from the Melanesian Islands in the South Pacific. His name was Brother George and […]

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Sermon: Ordinary 24, Year A

Sermon: 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time, Year A Text: Matthew 18:5-20 In the name of the +Father, and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen “If he refuses to listen to the community, treat him like a pagan or a tax collector” How should we treat the tax collector? How should we regard […]

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