Sermons

Service TimesSermonsSacraments & RitesSunday Scripture Readings
Desire and Circumstance
9.18.2022
Desire and Circumstance

Homily for the Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost

When in the late 1990’s Sara Jessica Parker strutted onto the set of Sex and the City as the fictional Carrie Bradshaw, fans aplenty lusted after her wardrobe, in particular the shoes...

The Language of Sin
9.11.2022
The Language of Sin

Homily for the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost

What strikes me about this pseudo-autobiographical passage is that the author believes an appeal to Paul’s sinful past and his subsequent “saving” by Christ would lend credibility. Though the author of 1 Timothy could have appealed to others parts of Paul’s life...

The Hard Sayings of Jesus
9.4.2022
The Hard Sayings of Jesus

Homily for the Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost

Homily preached by the Rev. James La Macchia: After hearing our successive readings from the Gospel According to Luke Sunday after Sunday this summer, I’m beginning to understand...

Turning the World Upside Down
8.28.2022
Turning the World Upside Down

Homily for the Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost

Really, does Luke expect us, “When we give a luncheon or a dinner,” not to “invite our friends or our brothers or our relatives or rich neighbors, in case they may invite us in return, and we would be repaid”?

Standing Straight
8.21.2022
Standing Straight

Homily for the Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost

Maybe it’s because they were guys: what Ambrose et al. fail to notice about the “woman with a spirit that had crippled her for eighteen years" is the woman...

Most of the homilies are given by the Rector, the Rev. Todd L. Miller. All others are delivered by homilists as noted. Please consider coming to Trinity some Sunday for a visit!