May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be always acceptable to you oh Lord, my strength and my redeemer. In our second reading we heard these words from Paul’s letter to Titus, “When God’s generosity . . .
Let me begin with a confession. I escaped this brutal winter by spending my sabbatical in Mendocino, California, a remote coastal village about 150 miles north of San Francisco. If you’ll forgive me that, I’d like to share an aspect . . .
“This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.” The passage from John’s Gospel that we just heard (15: 12-17) hurls those who are following the Christian calendar backwards out of Easter to Maundy Thursday, . . .
Sermon preached by Bishop Breidenthal on the occasion of Dean Greenwell’s Installation, April 26, 2014 “This is my commandment, that you love one another as I have loved you.” The passage from John’s Gospel that we just heard (15: 12-17) . . .
Sermon preached on Easter Day at Christ Church Cathedral, Cincinnati, April 20, 2014 Let me begin with a confession. I escaped this brutal winter by spending my sabbatical in Mendocino, California, a remote coastal village about 150 miles north of . . .
Since we are justified by faith, we have peace with God through our Lord Jesus Christ, through whom we have obtained access to this grace in which we stand; and we boast of sharing the glory of God. And not . . .
A Sermon Preached on Easter Day, 2013, at Christ Church Cathedral, Cincinnati I invite us to reflect this morning on the passage we heard a few moments ago from Paul’s first letter to the fledgling church in Corinth. “As by . . .
Christmas Eve sermon Preached at Christ Church Cathedral, Cincinnati, Ohio on Dec. 24, 2012 O great mystery, And wonderful sacrament, That animals should see the new-born Lord, Lying in a manger! Blessed be the Virgin, Whose body was worthy to bear . . .
Preach faith until you have it Sermon preached at Christ Church Cathedral on Easter Sunday, April 2012 Hail thee, festival day! On Easter Sunday, everything is over the top. The music soars, the organ is accompanied by trumpets and tympani, . . .
Sermon from consecration of R. William Franklin as 11th bishop of Western New York Bishop Breidenthal had on April 30, 2011, the honor of preaching the sermon at the consecration of friend and General Seminary colleague R. William Franklin as . . .