Category: Sermons

Oct 17

Saying "Thank You"

Sermon preached by Fr. Tom at St. Thomas Episcopal – Plymouth October 13, 2013 Twenty-first Sunday of Pentecost – Proper 23 Jeremiah 29:1, 4-7 Psalm 66:1-11 2 Timothy 2:8-15 Luke 17:11-19 “May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be an acceptable offering in your sight, Oh Lord, my strength and …

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Oct 08

Learning from Saint Francis

Sermon preached by Fr. Tom at St. Thomas Episcopal – Plymouth October 6, 2013 20th Sunday of Pentecost – Proper 22 Lamentations 1:1-6 Psalm 137 2 Timothy 1:1-14 Luke 17:5-10 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be an acceptable offering in your sight, Oh Lord, my strength and my …

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Sep 30

The Rich Man and Lazarus

Sermon preached by Fr. Tom at St. Thomas Episcopal – Plymouth September 29, 2013 Nineteenth Sunday of Pentecost – Proper 21 Jeremiah 32:1-3a, 6-15 Psalm 91:1-6, 14-16 1 Timothy 6:6-19 Luke 16:19-31 May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be an acceptable offering in your sight, Oh Lord, my strength …

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Sep 25

Forgive us our trespasses …

Sermon preached by Fr. Tom Haynes at St. Thomas Episcopal Church Plymouth September 22, 2013 Eighteenth Sunday of Pentecost – Proper 20 Jeremiah 4:11-12, 22-28 Psalm 14 1 Timothy 1:1217 Luke 15:110 “May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be an acceptable offering in your sight, Oh Lord, my strength and my redeemer.” …

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Aug 23

Peace be with you?

Sermon preached by Fr. Tom Haynes at St. Thomas Episcopal Plymouth August 18, 2013 Twelfth Sunday of Pentecost – Proper 15 Isaiah 5:17 Psalm 80:12, 8-18 Hebrews 11:2912:2 Luke 12:49-56 “May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be an acceptable offering in your sight, Oh Lord, my strength and my redeemer.” I think …

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Aug 11

So What Are You Afraid of?

Sermon Preached by Tom Haynes St. Thomas Episcopal Church August 11, 2013 Proper 14C Isaiah 1:1, 10-20 Psalm 50:1-8, 23-24 Hebrews 11:1-3, 8-16 Luke 12:32-40 “May the words of my mouth and the meditations of my heart be an acceptable offering in your sight, O Lord, my strength and my Redeemer.” So what are you …

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Jun 11

The Widow of Nain

9 June 2013                                           Luke 11: 11-17   If you were to walk into this church today for the first time and heard the lessons that we just read, you might think that raising the dead was a fairly common occurrence amongst us—or at least in our foundational documents.  As it happens, there are only a …

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Jun 04

Such Faith

Proper 4                                                   Luke 7: 1-11 2 June 2013 I read an interesting article in the Times  this last week which caught my attention because of the title: “Belief is the least part of faith.”  [ T. M. Luhrman, NYTimes, May 30]  It was written by a woman who teaches anthropology at Stanford and who maintains, …

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