Category Archives: Sermon

Easter Day Sermon

Easter Day Sermon The Rev. Kenneth L. Schmidt, Rector All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 31 March 2013   A religious commentator whom I read regularly said in a recent column that for many years now, as he approached Easter, he read … Continue reading

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Good Friday Sermon

Good Friday Sermon The Rev. Margaret Anne Trezevant All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 29 March 2013   Diana Butler Bass reminds us that in the year 1373 Julian of Norwich, the great English mystic, lay dying from the plague.  Well, it … Continue reading

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Maundy Thursday Sermon

Maundy Thursday Sermon The Rev. Thomas W. Traylor All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 28 March 2013   A question is a thing of great power.  The physician asks a question of her ailing patient and derives a clear diagnosis from what … Continue reading

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Palm Sunday Sermon

Palm Sunday Sermon Br. Simon All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 24 March 2013 O God, take our minds and think through them, take our lips and speak through them, take our hearts and set them on fire with your love.  Amen. … Continue reading

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Ash Wednesday Sermon

Ash Wednesday Sermon The Rev. Thomas W. Traylor All Saints’ Episcopal Church, 13 February 2013 Ash Wednesday is a day of contrasts.  There is no service of the church year over which light and shadow play more strongly than Ash … Continue reading

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Easter Day, Sunday, 8 April 2012

Easter Day, 8 April The Rev. Dr. Kenneth L. Schmidt, Rector Lessons: Acts 10:34-43 Psalm 118:14-23 Colossians 3:1-4 John 20:1-18 Alleluia. Christ is risen. Christ is risen indeed. Alleluia. MARY MAGDALENE: The Gospel reading from the Gospel According to St. … Continue reading

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The Easter Vigil, 7 April 2012

The Easter Vigil, 7 April The Rev. Thomas W. Traylor, Pastoral Associate Lessons: Genesis 1:1–2:2 Exodus 14:10–15:1 Isaiah 55:1-11 Ezekiel 37:1-14 Romans 6:3-11 Psalm 114 Mark 16:1-8 The Easter Vigil Several years ago, on a hot day in late summer, … Continue reading

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