Monthly Archives: December 2010

Why is Christmass on December 25th?

Most of us have wondered at one time or another why Christmass, the birth of Jesus Christ, is celebrated on December 25th. There is no verse in any of the Gospels, or anywhere else in the Bible for that matter, … Continue reading

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Christmass 1 — The Feast of Stephen

Preached December 26, 2010 Acts 7:55–60 St. Matthew 23:34–39 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. A blessed Christmass to each of you as we celebrate the coming of the … Continue reading

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Advent 4 — Final Preparations

Preached December 19, 2010 Philipians 4:4–7 St. John 1:19–28 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. We have come to the fourth Sunday of Advent, the last Sunday of the … Continue reading

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Advent Meditations

By Dr. Robert Crouse Originally presented by Dr. Robert Crouse for the Prayer Book Society of Canada, Nova Scotia/Prince Edward Island Branch Advent 2002 Institute, held at St. George’s Round Church, November 30, 2002. Anglican spirituality is essentially liturgical: it … Continue reading

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Advent 3 — John The Forerunner

Preached December 12, 2010 1 Corinthians 4:1–5 St. Matthew 11:2–10 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Last Sunday’s Gospel lesson began with Luke 21:25-27  And there shall be signs … Continue reading

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A Sermon for the Third Sunday in Advent

The following sermon is by the Rev. Canon Dr. Robert Crouse. It is such an excellent sermon for the Advent 3, that I simply had to share it with you. It  is  required in stewards that a man be found … Continue reading

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Advent 2 — Bible Sunday

Preached December 5th, 2010 Romans 15:4–13 St. Luke 21:25–33 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. We are in a time of preparation, preparation to receive the King, and as … Continue reading

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