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The Courage to be Courageous

The Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (RCL, Year B)

July 12, 2015

The Reverend Rebecca Justice Schunior, Associate Rector

Mark 6:14-29

So, let’s all take a second and soak in how strange this story is that we just heard. Last week, Michele made the apt comparison between Mark’s story telling technique and that of a little kid, “and then, and then, and then…!” But in this case Mark is not in a rush. He shares...

The Confederate Flag and a Response to Pain

The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (RCL, Year B)

June 28, 2015

The Reverend Rebecca Justice Schunior, Associate Rector

2 Samuel 1:1, 17-27

 Mark 5:21-43

I suppose I shouldn’t write sermons until the end of the week – everything important seems to happen then. I don’t know about you, but I’m overwhelmed by news this week, much of it good (praise God!). But really it is enough to give you whiplash. After...

Stormy Waters

The Fourth Sunday After Pentecost (RCL, Year B)

June 21, 2015

The Reverend Rebecca Justice Schunior, Associate Rector

 

Mark 4:35-41

St. Mark’s is going through a period of transition. To many of us, this period of transition has felt like it is interminable. There was the capital campaign, the actual building project, the Rev. Paul Abernathy’s retirement, the hiring of a new interim rector, the...

Will You Be Like All the Rest?

Second Sunday after Pentecost (RCL, Year B)

June 07, 2015

The Reverend Josh Thomas

Father Josh Thomas maintains his own website to share his sermons. His sermon from June 7, the Second Sunday after Pentecost, can be found at: http://frjoshthomas.com/2015/06/07/will-you-be-like-all-the-rest/

Philip and the Ethiopian

May 03, 2015

Dr. Bernard Brandon Scott

Bernard Brandon Scott, Darbeth Distinguished Professor of New Testament Emeritus

Preliminaries

We have no idea who wrote the Acts of the Apostles. Like many authors in the ancient world, he remains anonymous. He is most probably the same person responsible for canonical Gospel of Luke. ...

Sermon for April 26, 2015 - “Good Shepherd Sunday”

Fourth Sunday of Easter

April 26, 2015

The Reverend Susan Flanders, Adjunct Clergy

Sermon for April 26, 2015 - “Good Shepherd Sunday”

John 10:7-15

            Here it is again! The day some regular church goers call “Good Shepherd Sunday”because every year the gospel readings for this day are taken from the long passage in John where Jesus talks about shepherding,...

Enough to Believe

Second Sunday of Easter

April 12, 2015

The Reverend Josh Thomas

Father Josh Thomas maintains his own website to share his sermons. His sermon from April 12, the Second Sunday of Easter, can be found at: http://frjoshthomas.com/2015/04/12/enough-to-believe/

Can’t it Be About Love?

Maundy Thursday

April 02, 2015

The Reverend Josh Thomas

Father Josh Thomas maintains his own website to share his sermons. His sermon from April 2, Maundy Thursday, can be found at: http://frjoshthomas.com/2015/04/04/aboutlove/

What does it mean to Live?

Palm Sunday

March 29, 2015

The Reverend Josh Thomas

Father Josh Thomas maintains his own website to share his sermons. His sermon from March 22, the Fifth Sunday in Lent, can be found at: http://frjoshthomas.com/2015/03/29/what-does-it-mean-to-live/

When Things Go Wrong

Fifth Sunday of Lent

March 22, 2015

The Reverend Josh Thomas

Father Josh Thomas maintains his own website to share his sermons. His sermon from March 22, the Fifth Sunday in Lent, can be found at: http://frjoshthomas.com/2015/03/22/when-things-go-wrong/.

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