Sermon – January 3, 2016

Trinity by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf copy of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “No one has ever seen God: / it is the only Begotten, / close to the heart of Abba, / who has revealed God to us.” — John 1:18 Last week…

Sermon – December 27, 2015

Finding Jesus by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf copy of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “When the festival had ended they started to return. But Jesus stayed behind in Jerusalem, something Mary and Joseph did not realize.” — Luke 2:43-44. I have, over time, regaled…

Sermon – Christmas Eve – 12/24/15

Source of Peace by Rev. Joe Connolly Click here to download a .pdf of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “In those days the Emperor Augustus published a decree ordering a census of the Roman world.” — Luke 2:1. Rabbi Baruch had been sleeping for some time. Suddenly he was…

Sermon – December 20, 2015

Joy? by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download this sermon as a .pdf Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “…the moment I heard the sound of your greeting reach my ears, the child in my womb leaped for joy. And blessed is she who believed what our God said to her,…

Sermon – December 13, 2015

Love? by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download this sermon as a .pdf file. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Sing aloud! Shout for joy / O fair Zion; / shout, O Israel and be glad! / Rejoice and exult with all your heart, / O fair Jerusalem!” — Zephaniah 3:14….

Sermon – December 6, 2015

Peace? by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “In the fifteenth year of the reign of Tiberius Caesar, Pontius Pilate was governor of Judea; Herod was Tetrarch of Galilee; Philip, his brother, was Tetrarch of the region of Ituraea…

Sermon – November 29, 2015

Hope? by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download this sermon as a .pdf. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “People will faint from fear in anticipation of what is coming upon the earth. The powers in the heavens will be shaken.” — Luke 21:26 I have oftentimes referred to my work…

Sermon – November 22, 2015

Basilica — Reign by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Pilate asked, ‘So you are a king?’ Jesus replied, ‘You say that I am a king. I was born and came into the world for one purpose: to bear…

Sermon – November 15, 2015

The Nature of Prophecy by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Jesus replied, ‘Do you see these great buildings? Not one stone will be left here upon another; everything will be thrown down.’” — Mark 13:2. I have a…

Sermon – November 8, 2015

God Reigns by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Yahweh, God, will reign forever— / your God, O Zion, / will reign for all generations. / Alleluia!” — Psalm 146 v. 10. Most people know the warm feeling of…