Sunday Evensong Sermon – 12 February 2017

Preacher: The Rev’d Jenny Wilson

In the name of God, creating ,redeeming, sanctifying, … Amen.

This evening’s Old Testament reading from the prophet Isaiah leaves us in no doubt that we are flawed.

See, the Lord’s hand […]

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Sunday Eucharist Sermon – 5 February 2017

Preacher: The Rev’d Jenny Wilson

Isaiah 58:1-9a
1 Corinthians 2:1-13
Matthew 5:13-20

 

In the name of God, creating ,redeeming, sanctifying, … Amen.

You are the salt of the earth ..he said.
You are the light of the world … he […]

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Sunday Evensong Sermon – 5 February 2017 – Candlemas

Preacher: The Very Rev’d Frank Nelson

Psalm 106: 42 – 50
Isaiah 58: 9b – 14
Luke 2: 22 – 40

Verse 8 of chapter 1 in the book of Revelation, the last book in the bible, reads: “I […]

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Sunday Eucharist Sermon – 29 January 2017

Preacher: The Rev’d Dr Lynn Arnold AO

THE BEATITUDES – NOT A COMMENTARY BUT A CALL

May the words of my mouth and the meditations of our hearts be worthy in your sight, O Lord, our Rock […]

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Sunday Eucharist Sermon – 22 January 2017

Now arrives the Hour: 22 January 2017

Preacher: The Very Rev’d Frank Nelson

Readings Isaiah 9: 1 – 4, Psalm 27: 1 – 10, 1 Corinthians 1: 10 – 18, Matthew 4: 12 – 25

The parallels are quite extraordinary really […]

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Sunday Eucharist Sermon – 15 January 2017

A Sacramental Act: 15 January 2017

Preacher: The Very Rev’d Frank Nelson

Isaiah 49: 1 – 7,  Psalm 40: 1 – 14, 1 Corinthians 1: 1 – 9, John 1: 29 – 42

The unexpected Sacramental Act began about nine […]

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Sunday Eucharist Sermon – 1 January 2017

Sunday January 1 2017

Epiphany

Isaiah 60:1-7

Matthew 2:1-12

The Rev’d Jenny Wilson

 

In the name of God, creating ,redeeming, sanctifying, … Amen.

Arise, shine; for your light has come,
and the glory of the Lord has risen upon you.
2 For darkness […]

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The Dean’s Christmas Sermon – Christmas Day 2016

The Word became Flesh
Christmas Day, 25 December 2016
Preacher: The Very Rev’d Frank Nelson, Dean of St Peter’s Cathedral
Readings: Isaiah 52: 7 – 10, John 1: 1 – 14

And the Word became flesh and lived among […]

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Sunday Eucharist Sermon – 18 December 2016

 

Preacher: The Rev’d Jenny Wilson, Canon Precentor

Readings: Isaiah 7:10-16, Matthew 1:28-25

In the name of God, creating, redeeming, sanctifying, … Amen.

Matthew is a story teller. His story has one theme and that theme is found in its opening […]

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Blue Christmas Sermon – 18 December 2016 – Advent 4

Blue Christmas’: Advent 4 18 December 2016

Preacher: The Very Rev’d Frank Nelson

Readings: Isaiah 9: 2, 6 – 7, Psalm 80: 7 – 19, John 1: 1 – 18

I’d never heard of “Blue Christmas” till this time last year when […]

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