Sermon – March 2nd, 2014

The Glory of God by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Now, to the Israelites the glory of Yahweh, God, was like an all consuming fire on the top of the mountain.” — Exodus 24:17. When the reading from Exodus…

Sermon – February 23, 2014

Another Ten by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “You must love your neighbor as you love yourself: I am Yahweh.” — Leviticus 19:18b Given my background as a professional writer who worked mostly in theater, it might not…

Sermon – February 16, 2014

The Straight and Narrow by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Say ‘yes’ when you mean ‘yes’ and ‘no’ when you mean ‘no.’ Anything more than that is from the Evil One.” — Matthew 5:37. I have said on…

Sermon – February 9, 2014

You Are the Salt by Reverend Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf copy of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “You are the salt of the earth; but if salt were to lose its flavor, how can its saltiness be restored?” — Matthew 5:13. Many parishioners have heard…

Sermon February 2, 2014

Searching by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Where are the wise? Where are the scribes? Where are the scholars? Where are the debaters? Where are the philosophers of this age?” — 1 Corinthians 1:20a The Rev. Roger Wolsey…

Sermon – January 26, 2014

The Message by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf file of this sermon. Click here to listen on Vimeo. “…the message of the cross is foolishness, complete absurdity, to those who are headed for ruin, but to us who are experiencing salvation, it is the power of God.” — 1 Corinthians 1:18….

Sermon – January 19, 2014

The Church by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here for a .pdf version. Click here to listen on Vimeo. “To the church of God that is in Corinth, to those who are sanctified, consecrated, in Christ Jesus, called to be saints, a people set apart for the work of God, together with all those who, wherever…

Sermon January 12, 2014

No Partiality by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Peter began to speak to [those gathered at the home of the Roman Centurion, Cornelius]: ‘Now I begin to see that God shows no partiality. I truly understand, that in…

Sermon 12/29/2013

The Other Story by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “Now after they, the Magi, had left, an angel of God appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, ‘Get up, take the child and Mary, and flee to…

Sermon – 12/24/2013

The Glory of God by Rev. Joseph Connolly Click here to download a .pdf version of this sermon. Click here to listen to this sermon on Vimeo. “An angel of God suddenly stood before them and the glory of God shone around them— and they were terrified.” — Luke 2:9. Benjamin did not know his…