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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

 

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…

Born from above

You must be born from above  Sermon preached at Enmore, 2nd. Sunday in Lent, 12th March, 2017 Reading: John 3.1-17. John 3.16 is undoubtedly the best known and most often quoted verse in the Bible. Those of us who were sent to Sunday School as children can almost certainly quote it in full, probably in…

Jesus alone

Jesus alone  Sermon preached at Enmore, Last Sunday after Epiphany, Transfiguration, 26/2/17 Readings: Exodus 24:12-18; 2 Peter 1:16-21; Matthew 17:1-9 The transfiguration used to be celebrated on the 6th August-a date chosen by one of the early Popes but in recent years since the advent of the Revised Common Lectionary, it has been celebrated on…