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Resurrection – word for word!

Sermon for Easter Sunday 2017  Acts 10, 34-43; Matthew 28, 1-10   Easter, like Christmas, is a Christian festival, and occasionally the media remember that, and publish a story that has to do with religious belief, rather than about bunnies … Continue reading

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‘The Resurrection of the Body and the Life Everlasting’

2 Thess. 2, 1-5,13-17. Luke 20, 27-38. I get the impression people nowadays don’t talk much about life after death, or Heaven and Hell – except to make jokes about them. They are much more concerned about their life in … Continue reading

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Retelling the Story.

( 1 Kings 17, 17-24; Luke 7, 11-17)   Those of you who like stage musicals will know that many of them are based on classical plays or stories: ‘Kiss Me Kate’ is based around Shakespeare’s ‘Taming of the Shrew’, … Continue reading

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Who’s Calling You?

(Easter 4.  Yr C.            Acts 9, 36-43; John 10, 22-30)  Have you noticed how bossy our equipment has become these days? Once upon a time, we humans were in charge. We decided when to set … Continue reading

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I believe in Resurrection

Sermon for Easter (Acts 10, 34-43; Luke 24, 1-12)   Today we are celebrating the Resurrection, the central belief of the Christian faith. Whenever we say a creed we proclaim our belief that Christ was raised from the dead, and … Continue reading

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The Resurrection

(Acts 3, 12-19; Luke 24, 36-48)   Around Easter time, some of the newspapers remember it’s actually a Christian festival, and run a story which relates to faith or the Church. Several years ago, on Good Friday, The Times reported … Continue reading

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Surprise!

(Acts 10, 34-43; Mark 16,1-8.)   I wonder what is your favourite sort of Easter egg? Do you like large eggs or small? Dark chocolate or milk? Do you just like chocolate, or do you also like the cream filling … Continue reading

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