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Communion Service at St Lukes officiated by Father Gwilym Henry-Edwards
Communion Service at St Lukes officiated by Father Gwilym Henry-Edwards

 

Filled with the Holy Spirit

Filled with the Holy Spirit Sermon preached at Enmore, Pentecost Sunday, 4th June 2017 Readings: Acts 2.1-11; 1 Corinthians 12.3-13; John 20:19-23 In June 1910, twelve hundred representatives of one hundred and sixty missionary societies met together in Edinburgh, Scotland. The World Missionary Conference as it came to be called, was arguably the high point…

Peace be with you

Peace be with you Sermon preached at Enmore, Second Sunday of Easter, 23rd. April 2017 In Victor Hugo’s novel, Les Miserables, the protagonist, Jean Valjean, recently released from prison is taken in by the kindly local bishop, but he abuses the bishop’s hospitality by making off with some of his silver. He is quickly arrested…

He stayed two days longer

He stayed two days longer Sermon preached at Enmore, 5th Sunday in Lent, 2nd. April 2017 Reading: John 11. 1-45. “After having heard that Lazarus was ill, Jesus stayed two days longer in the place where he was.” That is one of the hardest verses in the New Testament. Martha, Mary and Lazarus were all…

Annunciation

Annunciation  Sermon preached at Enmore, Feast of the Annunciation, Fourth Sunday in Lent, 26th March, 2017 Reading: Luke 1. 26-38. Not surprisingly, Luke’s beautifully crafted story of the Angel Gabriel’s visit to Mary has inspired artists, writers and scholars throughout the centuries. In the history of Western Art, the Annunciation has been one of the…

Living Water

Living Water Sermon preached at Enmore, 3rd Sunday in Lent, 19th March 2017 Readings: Exodus 17: 1-7; Romans 5. 1-11; John 4: 5-42 The author of the Fourth Gospel loves to describe Jesus’ encounters with particular individuals. Last Sunday we read about Nicodemus, the Pharisee, who comes to speak with Jesus under the cover of…