Category Archives: Preaching

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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Conversion of St Paul

1st EVENSONG OF THE CONVERSION OF ST PAUL 24 January 2018 Chapel of the Resurrection, Pusey House, Oxford Readings: Jeremiah 1.4-10, Acts 26.1-23  Father: all those words and thoughts which come from thee, whilst thou bless them and make them … Continue reading

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Homily for St Nicholas Day

Chapel of the Resurrection, Pusey House, Oxford Readings: Isaiah 8.16-9.7, James 2.14-end   For unto us a child is born, unto us a son is given: and the government shall be upon his shoulder: and his name shall be called … Continue reading

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Word Of The Week: Courage

WORD OF THE WEEK: COURAGE Homily preached at Choral Eucharist 9 November 2017 Hertford College Chapel, Oxford Readings: 1 Thess 2, S John 16 (NRSV) Very truly, I tell you, if you ask anything of the Father in my name, … Continue reading

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Homily Ss Crispin & Crispinian

HOMILY PREACHED ON THE FEAST OF Ss CRISPIN AND CRISPINIAN,  Wednesday 25th October 2017 Chapel of the Resurrection, Pusey House, Oxford Readings: Job 33, S Luke 7.36-end  Her sins, which are many, are forgiven; for she loved much: but to whom … Continue reading

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Saint Luke – Physician of the Soul

HOMILY PREACHED AT SECOND EVENSONG OF THE FEAST OF ST LUKE THE EVANGELIST Wednesday 18 October 2017 Chapel of the Resurrection, Pusey House, Oxford Readings: Ecclus. 38.1-14, Col. 4.7-end Take heed to the ministry which thou hast received in the … Continue reading

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