Monthly Archives: February 2015

In the mire.

Ash Wednesday/ Lent 1 Sermon  (2 Corinthians 5, 20b -6.10; John 8, 1-11)   For the last two years of her life, my mother lived in a residential home near here. One morning in February, one of the staff rang … Continue reading

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Transfiguration.

Sermon for the Sunday before Lent. Yr B.    (2 Cor. 4, 3-6, Mark 9, 2-9.) Every so often, I’m given a voucher for a beauty salon as a present, and I spend an hour or so being pampered!   As … Continue reading

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A Word in Time

  (Colossians 1,15-20; John 1,1-14) “In the beginning was the Word”.   In John’s theology, before the coming of human beings who measured time, before the creation of the earth, and the planets and the sun and the other stars … Continue reading

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Service of Light for Candlemas

A short liturgy for Candlemas used at Breakfast Church this morning. (adapted from http://www.limerickdiocese.org/uploads/File/PastoralDevelopmentFiles/liturgy/candlemas%20for%20children.pdf) Leader: Today is the feast of the Presentation of our Lord in the Temple. It is also called the feast of Candlemas. We gather to ask Gods … Continue reading

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