Monthly Archives: December 2013

The Feast of St. Thomas of Canterbury – 29 December, 2013

Hebrews 5:1 – 6 St. John 10:11 – 16 + In the Name of the Father, and of the Son, and of the Holy Ghost. Amen. Merry Christmass!! Yes, the Feast of Christmass continues, despite the fact that the post-Christmass … Continue reading

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More on the Incarnation

While today is actually the Feast of the Holy Innocents, the boy babies slaughtered by King Herod in his attempt to kill the Christ child, I would ask you to consider the sermon I preached yesterday at Mass for St. … Continue reading

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The Feast of St. John Evangelist

For the feast of St. John Evangelist, please consider these words from St. Augustine regarding the latter part of the Prologue to St. John’s Gospel: A Sermon of St Augustine on the Gospel (Tractate II in Vol VII, NPNF (1st)) John … Continue reading

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The Feast of Stephen, Deacon & Martyr

For the Feast of St. Steiphen, Deacon and Martyr, a part of the continuing celebration of the Incarnation of our Lord Jesus Christ, please consider these words from John Henry Newman: Sermon 16:  Christ Hidden in the World  By John … Continue reading

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The Feast of the Incarnation of our Lord Jesus Christ – Christmass 2013

Today, in the words of one of the fathers of the Anglo-Catholic movement (the Oxford movement) within Anglicanism, Sermon 3:  The Incarnation  By John Henry Newman (Preached on Christmas Day) “The Word was made flesh, and dwelt among us.” John … Continue reading

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