Sermon Proper 21- Sunday, October 17, 2021

October 17, 2021 Isaiah 53: 4-12                                   Psalm 91:9-16                    Hebrews 5:1-10                                 Mark 10:35-45 In the opening collect today, we prayed for God’s mercy to be preserved so that we might persevere …

Sermon for Proper 23, Year B- Sunday, October 10, 2021

Amos 5:6-7,10-15                             Psalm 90:12-17                                  Hebrews 4:12-16              Mark 10:17-31 Our reading from Hebrews begins with, “The word of God is living and active, sharper than any two-edged sword, piercing until it …

Sermon for Proper 22, Year B- October 3, 2021

Genesis 2:18-24                 Psalm 8                Hebrews 1:1-4,2:5-12     Mark 10:2-16                 Today we begin our readings with the second creation story- not the one in which God created living creatures …

Sermon for Proper 21, Year B- September 26, 2021

Sermon for Proper 21, Year B September 26, 2021 Numbers 11:4-6, 10-16, 24-29                     Psalm 19:7-14                    James 5:13-20                    Mark 9:38-50                 There is a thread that runs through the readings today …

Sermon for Proper 20, Year B- September 19, 2021

Sermon for Proper 20, Year B September 19, 2021 Jeremiah 11:18-20                            Psalm 54                              James 3:13-4:3, 7-8a                       Mark 99:30-37           Last Sunday I talked about James teaching us that words and …

Sermon for Proper 19, Year B- Sunday, September 12, 2021

September 12, 2021 Isaiah 50:4-9a                                     Psalm 19                                              James 3:1-12                      Mark 8:27-38                 Before today’s lesson from the Epistle of St. James, in the second chapter, he writes, “faith by itself, …

Sermon for Proper 17- Year B, Sunday August, 29, 2021

Sermon for Proper 17, Year B August 29, 2021 Deuteronomy 4:1-2, 6-9                Psalm 15              James 1:17-27                    Mark 7:1-8, 14-15, 21-23           A ritual is a sequence of activities involving gestures, …

Sermon for Proper 16, Year B- August 22, 2021

Sermon for Proper 16, Year B August 22, 2021 Joshua 24: 1-2a, 14-18                    Psalm 34:15-22                  Ephesians 6:10-20                            John 6:56-69   For the past three Sunday’s our gospel reading has been …

Sermon for Proper 15, Year B- August 15, 2021

Sermon for Proper 15, Year B August 15, 2021 Proverbs 9:1-6                                   Psalm 34:9-14                    Ephesians 5:15-20                            John 6:52-58           In Proverbs we read, “Come, eat of my bread and drink of …