Funeral Address for Anne Duffin RIP

Thursday 31 January 2019

Funeral Address for Anne Duffin by Revd Richard Carter, given on 31 January at St Michael’s Chiswick. 

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The Baptism of Christ: Second Sunday of Epiphany

Sunday 13 January 2019

I have just been reading a book called The Character of Virtue that I received for Christmas. It is a book of letters that the American theologian Stanley Hauerwas wrote to his Godson Laurence Bailey Wells. When Lawrence was born Sam Wells asked Stanley to be Lawrence’s Godfather. At that time they were living on other sides of the world.

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First Sunday of Christmas

Sunday 30 December 2018

Christmas is a time when you often notice how much people have grown. Like my nephew who seems to have grown a foot since I last saw him only a few months ago, or like my niece who I can remember so clearly holding as a baby and now is almost 18.

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The Meaning of Obedience

Sunday 30 December 2018

Duration: 17:42
Recorded on: 30.12.2018
File Size: 16.22 MB

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The Third Sunday of Advent

Sunday 16 December 2018

Yesterday in this church we held the service for those bereaved by homicide. To prepare for this service I read a BBC report entitled London Homicides, the Victims of 2018. The report lists those killed through murder or manslaughter in the last year in London alone, and in many gives photos of those killed

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Bear Fruits Worthy of Repentance

Sunday 16 December 2018

Duration: 18:05
Recorded on: 16.12.2018
File Size: 16.58 MB

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Belonging to the Truth

Sunday 25 November 2018

Duration: 17:21
Recorded on: 25.11.2018
File Size: 15.91 MB

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Christ the King

Sunday 25 November 2018

“Everyone who belongs to the truth listens to my voice” Jesus tells Pilate to which Pilate responds: “What is truth?” Indeed that question seems particularly relevant for our world today. What does it mean to belong to the truth?

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All Saints and All Souls

Friday 2 November 2018

I saw the making of a saint in Rome on 14 October, the Canonisation of Oscar Romero.

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