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Sermon preached by The Reverend Paul Burrows

Preached by The Reverend Paul Burrows on Saturday, March 20, 2004 (Ascension Day)

"I venerate together with the King and God the purple robe of his Body…
as called to be and have become unchangeably equal to God."

On the Divine Images: John of Damascus

In his first volley against the iconoclasts John of Damascus states a theology of the Ascension for us that makes my task here seem unnecessary. In becoming a man...

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The Presentation of our Lord Jesus Christ in the Temple

Preached by Susan Parsons on Wednesday, February 4, 2004 ()

In a literal sense we’re remembering the day Jesus was taken by his parents to the Temple, 40 days after his birth, but in a deeper more metaphorical sense it is a reminder to us of God, incarnate in Jesus, coming into the church to initiate a new covenant with His people, to bring renewal to the church. The light coming into the dark. And so we carried candles into the church...

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Sermon preached by The Reverend Paul Burrows

Preached by The Reverend Paul Burrows on Sunday, November 10, 2002 ()

"Since we believe that Jesus died and rose again, even so, through Jesus,
God will bring with him those who have died."

1 Thessalonians 4:14

Today, although a Sunday, is the memorial of St. Leo the Great, bishop of Rome from 440 to 461. Some of you, like me, will remember that he had a small part in one of those historical epics of the 50's arriving by...

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