“King Like No Other” Fr. Chris Yoder

“King Like No Other” Luke 23:35–43   And a superscription also was written over him…THIS IS JESUS THE KING OF THE JEWS. (Luke 23:38)   Today is the final Sunday of the church year. It is the Last Sunday after Pentecost, or as it used to be called, The Sunday Next Before Advent. It is […]

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“Cosin’s Collect” 1 John 3:1–8 Fr. Chris Yoder

Why did Christ come? Why was the Word made flesh? To what end did God become man? It’s a fundamental question, and today’s collect gives a robust and compact answer. We’ll turn to what the collect says in a moment, but first a brief history lesson.   The collect was written by John Cosin, who […]

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Ad gloriam Dei Sermon preached on the Feast of Title of All Souls’ Church, Oklahoma City Sunday, November 3, 2019 / Victor Lee Austin *Revelation 7:2-17 / Matthew 5:1-12

The Perspective of All Souls   It’s a joy to be with you on your feast of title, and I’m looking forward to seeing many of you again in the classes Monday, Tuesday, and Wednesday. I note that it’s your 75th year, a three-quarters centenary I guess, or perhaps a semi-semicentennial? (I’ve learned this is […]

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Focus on Generosity The Reverend Christopher W. Yoder

“Focus on Generosity” 1 Chronicles 29:9   St Paul writes, “All scripture is given by inspiration of God, and is profitable for doctrine, for reproof, for correction, for instruction in righteousness.” Believing what the Apostle says is true, as good Anglicans do, I want to put it into practice this morning. I want to show […]

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