All Saints Day

Sunday 5 November 2017

Have you ever met someone who you thought was holy or even a saint? Following this last week in British political and national life it seems hardly surprising that we have all grown a little wary of those who set themselves up as role models or representatives of virtue.

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Every Saint has a Past and Every Sinner a Future

Sunday 5 November 2017

Duration: 15.35
Recorded on: 5 November 2017
File Size: 14.2MB

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The Last Sunday after Trinity

Sunday 29 October 2017

Four weeks after my ordination as a deacon I knocked on the door of a family who were mourning the loss of their father. This was to be the second funeral I’d ever taken.

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I May Not Get There With You

Sunday 29 October 2017

Duration: 18:29
Recorded on: 29 October 2017
File Size: 16.9MB

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Give to God the Things that are God’s

Sunday 22 October 2017

Duration: 18:29
Recorded on: 22 October 2017
File Size: 16.9MB

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The Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity

Sunday 22 October 2017

When I reflected upon todays reading I realised there are plenty of things to say about what it means to give the Emperor those things due to the Emperor. But then I suppose it depends on who at this present moment you think the Emperor is.

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St Luke / The Eighteenth Sunday after Trinity

Sunday 15 October 2017

It is so good to be with you all this morning, especially during the ‘Just as I am’ disability conference. Today marks the start of my sabbatical and what a way to start it.

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The Seventeenth Sunday after Trinity

Sunday 8 October 2017

The parable that Jesus tells that we hear today from Matthew’s Gospel is a hard-hitting allegory, much more so than any of his other parables.

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The Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity

Sunday 24 September 2017

We’ve just heard a parable told by Jesus about work. It’s a parable that follows hot on the heels of the Apostle Peter reminding Jesus that he and the other disciples have left everything to follow him, and expressing a concern about what reward they’ll have for doing so.

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