Monthly Archives: February 2016

From Blaming the Victim to Subverting the System

Readings for the Third Sunday of Lent  (Year C) Exodus 3:1-15 Psalm 63:1-8 1 Corinthians 10:1-13 Luke 13:1-9 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church in Sausalito CA on February 28, 2016. There is a strong temptation among Christians and religious people in general to … Continue reading

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Sitting with Lenten Tensions

Readings for Ash Wednesday Isaiah 58:1-12 Psalm 103 2 Corinthians 5:20b-6:10 Matthew 6:1-6, 16-21 This homily was preached at the Episcopal Church of the Nativity in San Rafael on Ash Wednesday, February 10, 2016. It was Johannine scholar and Salesian priest Frank Moloney … Continue reading

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Seeing the Transfiguration in All of Us

Readings for the Last Sunday after Epiphany (Year C): Exodus 34:29-35 Psalm 99 2 Corinthians 3:12 – 4:2 Luke 9:28-36 This sermon was preached at St. Mark’s Episcopal Church in Crockett CA on Sunday February 7, 2016.  About 1700 years ago, a Roman … Continue reading

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Brigid the Saint of Abundance and Light

Readings for the Feast Day of St. Brigid Judges 4:4-9 Psalm 138 1 Corinthians 1:26-31 Matthew 6:25-33 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church in Sausalito CA on January 31, 2016 (the Eve of St. Brigid’s Feast Day).  Today we are … Continue reading

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