Homilies

26
Jul

Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Independence Day)

I have a copy of the English Book of Common Prayer from the 1830s. In the back of that prayer book can be found several commemorations that cannot be called strictly religious: there is a set form of prayers to […]

01
Jul

Fourth Sunday after Pentecost

Then they found the man, out of whom the devils were departed, sitting at the feet of Jesus, clothed, and in his right mind: and they were afraid. (From the Gospel reading) This morning’s Gospel is one of the most […]