Author Archives: Petter

About Petter

Demi-Norwegian Swede in Oxford. Rather churchy type.

An advent sermon…

Preached on Wednesday in the First Week of Advent 2018 The Chapel of the Resurrection, Pusey House, Oxford Readings (KJV): Isaiah 8.16-9.7, James 2.14-end. “If a brother or sister be naked, and destitute of daily food, And one of you … Continue reading

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Ron and Luke – Two Peas in a Pod?

I have now written, and preached, my sermon for the First Evensong of Saint Luke, and you can find it on this link. The readings were Isaiah 55 and S Luke 1.1-4.

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Holiday is over!

And so, I find myself at the end of my Easter holiday. This week saw both a trip to London to attend a High Mass of the Annunciation at my old home parish and a visit from my sister. It … Continue reading

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A Week Off Work

And so, the first week of the Easter holiday for us interns is over. This week, I have managed both a trip to London and hosting a friend. While I very much enjoy meeting up with my London friends, it … Continue reading

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A Holy Week

A somewhat belated Happy Easter to any and all! While I have seen neither Easter Bunnies nor Easter Eggs, I had the privilege of celebrating the Sacred Triduum at St Barnabas Church, Jericho. I served every single service throughout the … Continue reading

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St Paul, and Mark Twain on nudity

HOMILY Preached Wednesday after the Third Sunday in Lent 2018 in the Chapel of the Resurrection, Pusey House, Oxford  Readings: Psalm 37, Exodus 15.27-16.35 & Ephesians 4.17-30 “But the salvation of the righteous cometh of the Lord, who is also their … Continue reading

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Christ in the Desert

Vigil for the First Sunday of Lent, 17 February 2018 The Church of St Thomas the Martyr, Oxford Readings: Genesis 3.1-6, 2 Corinthians 6.1-10, S Matthew 4.1-11 Father: All those words and thoughts which come from thee whilst thou bless … Continue reading

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