“Cross-bearing”: Sermon for the Second Sunday of Lent – February 28, 2021

Preached via Zoom for All Saints, King City, Anglican Diocese of Toronto.  Readings for the Second Sunday of Lent (Year B): Genesis 17:1-7, 15-16, Psalm 22:23-31, Romans 4:13-25, Mark 8:31-38 “If any want to become my followers, let them deny themselves and take up their cross and follow me” (Mk 8: 34) “Such and such […]

“Should We Be Afraid?” : Sermon for Transfiguration Sunday – February 14, 2021

Preached via Zoom for All Saints King City, Anglican Diocese of Toronto, on Transfiguration Sunday (Last Sunday After the Epiphany), 14 February, 2021 Readings for Today: Psalm 50:1-6, 2 Kings 2.1-12, 2 Corinthians 4.3-6, Mark 9.2-9 The Transfiguration is one of those moments that we refer to in the gospels as a Theophany – God […]

“According to Plan”: Sermon for the Feast of the Epiphany – Sunday, January 3, 2021

Preached and posted online for All Saints, King City, Ontario, Anglican Diocese of Toronto, Sunday, 3 January, 2021, the Feast of the Epiphany (transferred from 6 Jan). Lections for Epiphany:  Isaiah 60.1-6, Psalm 72.1-7,10-14, Ephesians 3.1-12, Matthew 2.1-12 Text: [T]he plan of the mystery hidden for ages in[d] God who created all things; 10 so that through the church […]

“What Is This Good News?” – Sermon For Christmas Eve 2020

Preached online to All Saints King City, Anglican Diocese of Toronto, 24 December, 2020. Readings for Christmas Eve:  Isaiah 9:2-7, Psalm 97, Titus 2.11-14, Luke 2.1-20 “But the angel said to them, “Do not be afraid, for see, I am bringing you good news of great joy for all the people: to you is born this […]