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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

 

For I am convinced

 For I am convinced Sermon preached at Enmore, Eighth Sunday after Pentecost, July 30, 2017 Readings: Romans 8.26-39; Matthew 13. 31-33, 44-58 In September 1961, the Swedish New Testament scholar Krister Stendahl gave an address on the work and thought of the Apostle Paul. What was unusual on this occasion was Stendahl’s audience. He was…

I did not know it

I did not know it Sermon preached at Enmore, Seventh Sunday after Pentecost, 23rd. July 2017 Reading: Genesis 28.10-19a Last week’s reading from Genesis introduced us to Jacob, the figure who dominates the next nine chapters of the book and who will later be known as the father of the twelve tribes of Israel. Jacob…

Led by the right way

Led by the right way Sermon preached at Enmore. Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, 9th July 2017 Reading: Genesis 24: 34-67; Matthew 11. 15-19; 25-30 After two harrowing stories from the Abraham saga- the near deaths of both Ishmael and Isaac we are relieved this morning to read a love story with a happy ending. This…

The Lord will provide

The Lord will provide Sermon preached at Enmore, Fourth Sunday after Pentecost, 2nd. July 2017 Readings: Genesis 22.1-14, Romans 6.12-23; Matthew 10.40-42. There are some parts of the Bible that I find very difficult and I have to resist the temptation to get out the scissors and quietly remove them: chapter 22 of Genesis is…

Of More Value

Of more value Sermon preached at Enmore, Third Sunday after Pentecost, 25th. June 2017 Reading: Matthew 10.24-39 I wonder if you found this morning’s Gospel reading disturbing and confronting. If you didn’t, then perhaps you have heard this passage very often and it may have lost some of its immediacy. Matthew 10 contains some of…