“In the Cross of Christ I Glory” Galatians 6:14–18

“But God forbid that I should glory, save in the cross of our Lord Jesus Christ, by whom the world is crucified unto me, and I unto the world.” (Galatians 6:14)     Christianity is a very strange thing. But centuries of cultural dominance in the West have somewhat desensitized us to that fact. And […]

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Fr. Bright’s Final Sermon as Rector

Pentecost 2                                                                                                          June 23rd, 2019 “Whosoever will lose his life for my sake, the same shall save it.” Luke 9:24   We are told that when Jesus preached some people were transformed by His message, while others, hearing the same words, dismissed Him as a babbler.  This was also the case when […]

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Victor Lee Austin – Trinity Sunday

Ad gloriam Dei Sermon preached on Trinity Sunday, June 16, A.D. 2019 All Souls’ Church, Oklahoma City / Victor Lee Austin Year C / Rev 4:1-11 / *Jn 16:5-15   The Father’s Day   Many people come at the Trinity from the wrong end. It’s set out as a mathematical problem: the three are one […]

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Fr. Yoder – “What Saint John Saw” Revelation 5:6–14

“Jesus showed himself to his disciples, after that he was risen from the dead” (John 21:14). And in the Revelation of St John the Divine, he shows himself again. But in a different manner.   On Easter Day and eight days later and afterwards at the sea of Tiberias, the risen Jesus showed himself in […]

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