Sermons by Fr Daniel Dries

Sermons by Fr Daniel Dries

The Eighth Sunday after Pentecost

A sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries Pentecost 8 (Evensong) Christ Church St Laurence – 30 July 2017 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight: O Lord, our strength and our Redeemer. Amen. From the Twelfth Chapter of The Acts of The Apostles: …An angel of the Lord appeared, and a light shone in the cell; and he…

The Fifth Sunday after Pentecost

A sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries Pentecost 5 (Evensong) Christ Church St Laurence – 9 July 2017 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight: O Lord, our strength and our Redeemer. Amen. ‘…there was a man named Zacchaeus; he was a chief tax collector, and rich. And he sought to see who Jesus was… but…

The Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

A Sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries Pentecost 4 Christ Church St Laurence – 2 July 2017 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight: O Lord, our strength and our Redeemer. Amen. From the 22nd Chapter of the Book ‘Genesis’: God tested Abraham. He said to him, ‘Abraham!’ And Abraham said, ‘Here I am.’ “God tested…

Corpus Christi

A Sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries The Feast of Corpus Christi Christ Church St Laurence – 15 June 2017 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight: O Lord, our strength and our Redeemer. Amen. On Sunday the 21st March 1982, this Parish, Christ Church St Laurence, staged something mysteriously described as a…

Trinity Sunday

A Sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries The Feast of the Holy Trinity Christ Church St Laurence – 11 June 2017 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight: O Lord, our strength and our Redeemer. Amen. From the conclusion of the Gospel according to Matthew: Jesus said to them, ‘and remember I am with you always, to the end…

The Seventh Sunday of Easter

A Sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries Easter 7 Christ Church St Laurence – 28 May 2017 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight: O Lord, our strength and our Redeemer. Amen. Jesus looked up to heaven and said: ‘Holy Father, protect them in your name that you have given me, so that they may be one, as we are one.’…

The Ascension

A Sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries The Ascension of Our Lord Christ Church St Laurence – 25 May 2017 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight: O Lord, our strength and our Redeemer. Amen. From the 24th Chapter of the Gospel According to Luke: While he was blessing them, he withdrew from them and was carried up…

The Third Sunday of Easter

A sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries Easter 3 Christ Church St Laurence – 30 April 2017 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be acceptable in your sight: O Lord, our strength and our Redeemer. Amen. From the 24th Chapter of the Gospel according to Luke: When he was at the table with them, he took bread, blessed and broke it, and gave it to…