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Advent 4 Sunday 20 December 2020

December 21, 2020

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By The Very Revd Catherine Ogle About 600 years ago, in the wonderful city of Florence, in the Dominican monastery... View More

Third Sunday of Advent 15:30 Evensong

December 13, 2020

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Isaiah 12 In that day you will say: “I will praise you, Lord. Although you were angry with me, your... View More

I’m not the Messiah!

December 6, 2020

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I’m not the Messiah! Advent 2 2020- Evensong Romans 15:4-13, Matthew 11.2–11 Aren’t you ready for a change? Asked canon... View More

Are you ready for something better than this?

December 6, 2020

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Are you ready for something better than this? This pandemic, I mean. This life of lockdown. This Tier 2 limit... View More

Christmas Day 2020

December 4, 2020

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Happy Christmas! I’ve a joke for you, it’s not a great joke but it’s timely. Why couldn’t Mary and Joseph... View More

Advent Sunday 2020

November 29, 2020

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Isa 64:1-9 I gather that a world record exists for the longest amount of time spent living in a tree... View More

Remembrance Sunday 8th November 2020 Evensong

November 8, 2020

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Psalm 82 Judges 7.2-22 John 15.9-17 Our Scripture readings this afternoon certainly give us rich material for Remembrance Sunday. Gideon... View More

Fire and Brimstone

October 21, 2020

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Jer 23: 23-29 and Luke 12: 49-56 I think it was Oscar Wilde who once said: Whenever people talk to... View More

The Secret of Life

October 11, 2020

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SERMON 1 JOHN 3:1-15 and PROVERBS 3:1-18 “Now pay attention, because I’m about to tell you the secret of life.”... View More

On St. Jerome

September 30, 2020

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Today the church remembers St.Jerome… Not exactly a high point in the CofE. Doctor of the Church Cardinals hat! (though... View More