Adopted into Perfect Love

a sermon for Trinity Sunday


The Rublev icon of the Trinity has a small rectangle on the table of the Holy Guests.  Some scholars believe it once held a tiny mirror, which invited the viewer into community with the three persons of the Trinity.



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Fire and Love


a sermon for Pentecost


At the first Pentecost the Holy Spirit was sent to the disciples in a blast of wind and fire and suddenly they were able to proclaim the Gospel of all the languages of the world. This is why it has often been called “the birthday of the Church.”  But what does that mean for us today?



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