Sermons by The Rev'd Maria McDowell

Sermons by The Rev'd Maria McDowell

Prodigal Welcome

Sermon on the 4th Sunday of Lent at St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland, Oregon. The Rev’d Maria Gwyn McDowell, PhD, Preacher. March 27, 2022.

Feed the Fig Tree

Sermon on the 3rd Sunday of Lent at St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland, Oregon. The Rev’d Maria Gwyn McDowell, PhD, Preacher. March 20, 2022

Deep Life

Sermon during the season after Epiphany at St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland, Oregon. The Rev’d Maria Gwyn McDowell, PhD, Preacher. February 6th, 2022.

Make Kindness Resound

Sermon during the season after Epiphany at St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland, Oregon. The Rev’d Maria Gwyn McDowell, PhD, Preacher. January 30th, 2022.

Mark 6:1-56

A sermon for the Ninth Sunday After Pentecost by The Revd Maria Gwyn McDowell, PHD of St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland Oregon. July 25th 2021.

Mark 5:21-43

A sermon for the Eighth Sunday After Pentecost by The Revd Dr Maria Gwyn McDowell of St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland Oregon. July 18th 2021. Gospel: Mark 5:21-43.

Mark 4:35-5:20

A sermon for the Seventh Sunday After Pentecost by The Revd Dr Maria Gwyn McDowell of St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland Oregon. July 12th 2021. Gospel: Mark 4:35-5:20.

Mark 4:1-34

A sermon for the Sixth Sunday After Pentecost by The Revd Dr Maria Gwyn McDowell of St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland Oregon. July 4th 2021. Gospel: Mark 4:1-34.

Mark 3:7-35

A sermon for the Fifth Sunday After Pentecost by The Revd Dr Maria Gwyn McDowell of St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland Oregon. June 27th 2021. Gospel: Mark 3:7-35.

Mark 2:13-3:6

A sermon for the Fourth Sunday After Pentecost by The Revd Dr Maria Gwyn McDowell of St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland Oregon. June 20th 2021. Gospel: Mark 2:13-3:6.

Mark 1:21-2:12

A sermon for the Third Sunday After Pentecost by The Revd Dr Maria Gwyn McDowell of St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland Oregon. June 13th 2021. Gospel: Mark 1:21-2:12.

Mark 1:1-20

A sermon for the Second Sunday After Pentecost by The Revd Dr Maria Gwyn McDowell of St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church in Portland Oregon. June 6th 2021. Gospel: Mark 1:1-20.

Sermon for the First Sunday of Lent

Sermon given on February 21st, 2021 at St. Philip the Deacon Episcopal Church, Portland Oregon. The Rev’d Dr. Maria Gwyn McDowell preaching. Transcript The story of Noah, somehow, has become this really cute children’s story, right? Animals go onto this ark, two by two, they travel together, there’s a dove, it goes out, it comes back, it goes out, it comes back, and then there’s a rainbow at the end, right? All the elements of a perfect children’s story. Except…