An Invitation to the Dance

a sermon for the Trinity Sunday

Today is the one day of the year that the Church dedicates to a theological concept which, quite frankly, no one understands – the doctrine of the Trinity. All over the world, priests and pastors are standing up in front of their congregations, trying to explain something that is completely inexplicable – how God can be one God and three persons at the same time. Some of my congregation really didn’t think that I needed to spend too much time explaining some ancient church dogma. Instead, they suggested I should just read a children’s story….

(Note: This sermon is based on one by the Rev. Dr. Thomas Long, on  You can find his (much better) sermon here.)

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