“Whoever Is Not Against Us Is for Us”

By Deacon Buck Close The Nineteenth Sunday after Pentecost Proper 21(B) September 30, 2018 Mark 9:38-50 “Whoever is not against us is for us.” When the apostle John sees someone who is not of their group casting out demons in the name of Jesus, he is annoyed and reports to Jesus...
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“Take Up Your Cross”

By guest preacher the Rev. Brandt Montgomery, Associate Rector of the Episcopal Church of the Ascension in Lafayette, La. The Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost Proper 19(B) September 16, 2018 Mark 8.27-38 “[Jesus] said unto them, ‘Whosoever will come after Me, let him deny...
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Proper 17, September 2, 2018

By the Rev. Canon Jeremy M. Haselock, chaplain to Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost Proper 17(B) September 2, 2018 Mark 7:1-8,14-15,21-23
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Proper 9B – July 8, 2018

By the Rev’d Andrew C. Mead, rector emeritus of Saint Thomas Church, Fifth Avenue, NYC Proper 9B 2018 St John’s Newport RI Texts: Ezekiel 2:1-5; St. Mark 6:1-13 In the Name of God the Father, God the Son and God the Holy Ghost.  Amen. Our first lesson from the great prophet...
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Preparing for Death

The Rev’d N.J.A. Humphrey “Preparing for Death” Year B, 1 Advent (RCL) The Zabriskie Memorial Church 3 December 2017 Mark 13:24-37 “[K]eep awake–for you do not know when the master of the house will come, in the evening, or at midnight, or at cockcrow, or at dawn…” It’s Advent...
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Justice & Gun Violence

The Rev’d N.J.A. Humphrey “Justice & Gun Violence” Year A, Proper 27, 23 Pentecost Zabriskie Memorial Church 12 November 2017 Amos 5:24 “Let justice roll down like water and righteousness like a mighty stream.” Although I was named after that great prophet, Nathan, I have...
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