Sermons

The Last Sunday after the Epiphany, February 26, 2017, Solemn Mass, by the Rector

Our appointed gospel lesson begins with the words, “And after six days Jesus took with him Peter and James and John his brother, and led them up a high mountain apart.” But this story really begins a week earlier in Matthew, when Jesus asked his disciples, “Who do men and women say that I am?" And the story doesn’t end when Jesus and the three disciples come down the mountain. What happens next, the healing of an epileptic boy, is very much a part of the story that begins, again, with Jesus’ question to his disciples, “Who do men and women say that I am?” Read more