Fr. Lenny’s Sermon – Life of Christ – Raising of Lazarus

The vignette from the Life of Christ icon about Lazarus picks up on the event of his being raised from the dead, foreshadowing what is just about to come for Jesus a week from this event. The story in John’s Gospel pops up in the lectionary during Lent (Year C – Week 5) and on the Feast of All Saints (Year B). I chose an abridged form of the latter readings (Psalm 24, Revelation 21:1-6, & John 11:38-44) as they captured the promise of the physical resurrection we anticipate, even as we are spiritually risen with Christ by faith now. I hope you find these readings an encouragement to a deeper life of trust in our Lord!

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Fr. Lenny’s Sermon – Life of Christ – Raising of Lazarus

Fr. Lenny’s Sermon – All Saints & Proper 27 – 2016

Playing a bit of catch up after a busy run from All Saints into Diocesan Convention to our our Election Day Spaghetti Dinner at the church.  So here’s two sermons (plus links to the readings) for your spiritual edification.  Blessings!

All Saints readings & sermon:

Proper 27 readings & sermon:

Fr. Lenny’s Sermon – All Saints & Proper 27 – 2016