October 7: Click below to listen to Mary Haddad’s sermon for the Blessing of the Animals.
Our long series of Old Testament lessons this summer have followed the life and reign of King David. Today we move to his successor King Solomon. All is not always rosy in the in the ancient Kingdoms of Israel and Judah, and the Old Testament writers are often very critical of their leadership. A dark chapter in our own cathedral’s history during World War II also sheds light on these texts, and the need to speak truth to power. Listen to The Venerable Dr. Walter Baer’s sermon for the thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost.
July 8: Canon Mary Haddad offers some summer vignettes on the theme of life’s difficulties and weaknesses. When we face them, they can be transformed into power. Click here to listen to her full sermon.
Click here to listen to Dean Lucinda Laird preaching on King David of the Old Testament in her semon for the Fourth Sunday after Pentecost.
Hear what the Spirit is saying to God’s people: Question everything! Canon Mary Haddad offers a little Bible study from the pulpit to reflect on the gospel passage in particular, and Holy Scripture in general. Click here to listen to her full sermon.
Visit our sermons archive here to listen to Dean Lucinda Laird's Sermon for the Annual General Meeting of the Cathedral.
Visit our sermons archive here to listen to Dean Lucinda Laird's Sermon for the Sixth Sunday of Easter.
April 29: What is “the way”? Canon Mary Haddad connects the recent Cathedral pilgrimage on the Camino de Santiago in Spain with the Easter gospel on the vine and the branches. Click here to listen to her full sermon.
April 8, Second Sunday of Easter: Easter is the transmission of stories of radical change. Canon Mary Haddad invites us to tell our own stories that keep the ancient Easter stories alive. Listen to her full sermon here.
For the fifth Sunday in Lent, Canon Mary Haddad offers a meditation on the life of Archbishop Oscar Romero, its intersection with the saying about a single grain of wheat and our encounter with Lenten darkness. Click here to listen to her full sermon.
"Go among trees and sit still" : words from poet Wendell Berry and the gospel confrontation between Peter and Jesus, invite us to confront our fears so we can turn toward things that really matter. Click here to listen to Canon Mary Haddad's sermon for the Second Sunday in Lent.
Canon Mary Haddad suggests that the only thing we really need to do in Lent is to find such silence as makes the angels wait on you in the metaphorical desert wilderness. Click here to listen to her full sermon.
The Ven. Dr. Walter Baer, Archdeacon of the Convocation of Episcopal Churches in Europe, preached on the Transfiguration. Using imagery from C.S. Lewis’s novel, Out of the Silent Planet, and Lewis’s essay, The Weight of Glory, Archdeacon Baer describes how Christ’s glory is revealed in each of us. Click here to listen to his full sermon.
The Most Rev. Joris Vercammen is Archbishop of the Old Catholic Diocese of Utrecht. In that role, he is also chair of the International Bishops Conference of the Old Catholic Churches of the Union of Utrecht. The churches of the Anglican Communion including the Episcopal Church have been in full communion with the Old Catholic Churches of the Union of Utrecht since the Bonn Agreement in 1931. Click here to listen to his sermon for the Fifth Sunday after Epiphany.