Monthly Archives: August 2015

Receiving the Kiss of Kenosis

Readings for the Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 16 Year B Track 1) 1 Kings 8: 1, 6, 10-11, 22-30, 41-43 Psalm 84 Philippians 2:1-11 (in place of Ephesians 6:10-20) John 6:56-59 This sermon was preached at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in … Continue reading

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Jonathan Myrick Daniels and the High Priestly Wisdom of Self-Giving Love

Readings for the Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 15 Year B Track 2) Proverbs 9:1-6 Psalm 34:9-14 Ephesians 5:15-20 John 6:51-58 This sermon was preached at the Episcopal Church of the Nativity in San Rafael CA on August 16, 2015.  Last month, after presenting a paper … Continue reading

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Grace that Saves a Kvetch like MEYG (and Me)

Readings for the Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost (Year B Track 2) 1 Kings 19:4-8 Psalm 34:1-8 Ephesians 4:25 – 5:2 John 6:35, 41-51 This sermon was preached at the Episcopal Church of the Nativity in San Rafael CA on August 9, 2015.  Each year, … Continue reading

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Grace that Saves a Kvetch Like Me (and MEYG)

Readings for the Tenth Sunday after Pentecost (Year B Track 2) Exodus 16:2-4, 9-15 Psalm 78:23-29 Ephesians 4:1-16 John 6:24-35 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church in Sausalito CA on August 2, 2015.  Each year, over the last three years, the … Continue reading

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