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I’m just saying, Palm Sunday is the hardest sermon to preach all year long. Just remember that when you’re tempted to throw your prayer stone. When Easter arrives, we can dream again. But for … [Read more...]
I know I just posted last Sunday's sermon, but I wanted to share a sermon I preached on Saturday, at the memorial for a friend and colleague, Rollin Norris, who lived the last years of his life … [Read more...]
I spent my first fifteen to twenty years of priesthood, making Judas’ case – not so much against Jesus as against those who came to church to get a gentle massage for the mind and soul. I have … [Read more...]
All biblical texts are not equal: if today’s readings from Exodus and Luke were power-lifters, Exodus would in the Heavyweight Class and Luke in Featherweight. The gospel for today is nearly … [Read more...]
This sermon is a bloody mess. Literally. This story from Genesis 15 depicts a bloody mess, and it is the mythology underneath a bloody mess. First of all, we should notice some huge problems … [Read more...]