SERMON: Living in troubled times

SERMON: Living in troubled times

A sermon preached by David Barton on Sunday 17th July The readings: Gen 18:1-10, Col 1:15-28, Luke10:38-42 I am very conscious that as we gather…

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SERMON: ‘The better part’

SERMON: ‘The better part’

A sermon preached by Andrew McKearney at St Mary’s Iffley. The story of Mary and Martha seems straightforward. The characterisation is simple and clear, the…

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Eye of God window

The gates of hell shall not prevail

T S Elliott writes in one of his lesser known poems: ‘There shall always be the Church and the World, And the heart of man…

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Trinity 5 Proper 8 yr C.    Fiftieth Anniversary of ordination at Iffley

Trinity 5 Proper 8 yr C. Fiftieth Anniversary of ordination at Iffley

1 Kings 19, 15-16,19-21. Galatians 5.1,13-25,  Luke 9, 51-62 “You would have have thought I had got used to sermons by now!  But when it…

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Focussed, single-minded, attentive!

Focussed, single-minded, attentive!

The demands Jesus makes on those who wish to follow him on the road to Jerusalem, may well strike us as extreme! You must be…

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Listening to the love song Christ sings

Listening to the love song Christ sings

This last week there has been the terrible killing of the M.P. Jo Cox that has led to a pause in all the argument and…

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