Monthly Archives: April 2011

Why We Want a New Covenant/Good Friday at St. Mary’s

April 17, 2011             6th Sunday in Lent: Palm Sunday/ Good Friday Isaiah 42:1–9                Hebrews 9:11–14         Matthew 21:1–11/John 17: 19 (Two versions of this sermon were preached.  One for Palm Sunday and one for Good Friday.  This year I was … Continue reading

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Being Re-knit with God’s Power

 April 10, 2011                         5th Sunday in Lent Ezekiel 37:1–14            Romans 8:6–11            John 11:1–45           After the Babylonians conquered Jerusalem they put into action their “recreate the empire through relocation plan.”  They rounded up the cream of Jewish society and … Continue reading

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Dealing with God’s Revelations

 April 3, 2011   4th Sunday in Lent 1 Samuel 16:1–13        Ephesians 5:8–14         John 9:1–41          Yesterday I read an article in the New York Times that examined the different breakwaters and seawalls that were constructed in the tsunami prone … Continue reading

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