Sermons

The Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost, September 17, 2017, Said Mass, Sermon by the Rector

In Matthew, Jesus gives five sermons.[1] The most famous is the first and longest, the Sermon on the Mount.[2] It begins with these words, “Blessed are the poor in spirit, for theirs is the kingdom of heaven.”[3] The second is the Mission Sermon. In it Jesus gives his twelve disciples the authority to do what he has been doing: casting out unclean spirits and healing the sick.[4]
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