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Sermons from November 2016

Advent Reflection

Advent Reflection Sunday 27th. November 2016 John the Baptist is one of the important figures we encounter on our Advent journey. All four Gospels record his ministry and each of the evangelists has his own assessment of his role. This evening we have read Matthew’s account of John’s ministry but we have also listened to…

Ready Aye Ready

Sermon preached at Enmore, Advent Sunday, 27th November 2016 Readings: Isaiah 2.1-5, Romans 13. 9-14, Matthew 24.36-44 One of my favourite beaches for swimming is North Bondi. Every time I go there I notice the motto of the North Bondi Surf Life Saving Club which is written on their front wall: ‘Ready Aye Ready’. It’s…

Christ, the King

Christ, the King   Sermon preached at Enmore, ‘Christ the King’, Sunday before Advent, 20th. November 2016 Readings: Jeremiah 23. 1-6, Colossians 1.11-20, Luke 23. 33-43. The feast of Christ the King is one of the newest in the Church’s year. Established by Pope Pius xi in 1925, it was intended as a statement about the…

He too is a Son of Abraham

He too is a son of Abraham Sermon preached at Enmore, 24th Sunday after Pentecost, 30th October 2016 Reading: Luke 19.1-10. We are nearing the end of our journey with Luke and in today’s Gospel reading Jesus has almost reached Jerusalem, a journey which has taken up nine chapters of Luke’s narrative. The road up…