Sermons by The Rev'd Maria McDowell
“For Fear of the Jews,” its aftermath, and the invitation of the new life offered in Resurrection.
For Christ, having risen from the dead, is become the first-fruits of those who have fallen asleep.
Stay. Stay long enough to need your feet washed.
Image: The Holy Family by Janet McKenzie
A sermon on the fourth Sunday of Advent.
This is a transcription of a sermon given without written text. As such, it contains all the oddities of the spoken word, and the unfinished theological reflection of a sermon completely re-thought on the drive to church. “Jesus Christ, Son of David, have mercy.” We are about to be flooded, if we aren’t already, with a conversation about hate. About how the world is full of hate and we need to stand against hate. And that’s true. But I am…