Gutsy Compassion

Readings for the Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 10 Year C) Amos 7:7-17 Psalm 82 Colossians 1:1-14 Luke 10:25-37 This sermon was preached by Fr. Daniel London at Christ Episcopal Church in Eureka CA on July 14, 2019.    A crowd gathered on the streets, forcing major roads to be shut down. Among the people gathered was […]

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Lights for Liberty Vigil 2019

These words were shared at the Lights for Liberty Vigil at Rohner Park in Fortuna CA, organized by Centro del Pueblo on Friday July 12, 2019. My name is Daniel London and I’m an Episcopal priest from Eureka. I would like to share a poem that I read to my congregation around this time of […]

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The Divine Circle Dance

Readings for Trinity Sunday Proverbs 8:1-4, 22-31 Psalm 8 Romans 5:1-5 John 16:12-15 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church in Eureka CA on Trinity Sunday June 16, 2019.  I speak in the Name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen. This week, the Episcopal Diocese of Northern California is […]

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A Columban Pentecost

  Readings for Pentecost (Whitsunday) Acts 2:1-21 Psalm 104:25-35, 37 Romans 8:14-17 John 14:8-17, (25-27) This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church in Eureka CA on Pentecost Sunday June 9, 2019.  Gracious God, help us to let go of what needs to be released and to hold on to what you call us to embrace. In […]

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The Arc of the Spiritual Universe

 Readings for the Fifth Sunday of Easter (Year C) Acts 11:1-18 Revelation 21:1-6 John 13:31-35 Psalm 148 This sermon was preached at Christ Episcopal Church in Eureka CA on Sunday May 19, 2019.  On my last day in Scotland, I visited the country’s beautiful capital city of Edinburgh. In this one day, I took a bus tour […]

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