SERMONS

SERMONS

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The Commemoration of All Souls, November 2, 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. Earth to earth, ashes to ashes, dust to dust… On Tuesday this week, I attended a very pleasant dinner, which was followed by a lecture on the Lutheran Reformation…

The Twenty-Second Sunday after Pentecost

A sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries Pentecost 22 Christ Church St Laurence – 5 November 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. The greatest among you must be your servant. All who exalt themselves will be humbled, and all who humble themselves will be exalted.…

The Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost

A sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries Pentecost 21 Christ Church St Laurence – 29 October 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 Gospel according to Matthew: ‘You shall love the Lord your God with all your heart, and with all your soul,…

The Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost

A sermon preached by the Rev’d Dr Daniel Dries Pentecost 17 Christ Church St Laurence – 1 October 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 21st Chapter of the Gospel according to Matthew: When he entered the temple, the chief priests and the elders of the people came…

Festival of Dedication

Sunday 10th of September, 2017 Festival of Dedication – Christ Church St. Laurence In the name of God, Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen. One of my very favourite paintings is Ivan Kramskoi’s Christ in the Wilderness which was painted in 1872. You are able to see this on page 9 of the Order of Service and you might want to look it up on your favourite search engine when…