Monthly Archives: March 2012

5th Sunday of Lent, March 24th, St Mary, morning

Reading John 12.20-33 Preacher Canon Robert Titley   Since Ash Wednesday we have been directing our eyes towards the suffering and death of Jesus. The focus now narrows further, because today begins the season of Passiontide. There’s a word, ‘passion’. … Continue reading

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PCC Elections

Elections at Team’s annual meetings on 22 April for wardens and some lay PCC representatives. Details and nomination list at back of church.

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Report on PCC – March 2012

A report of the PCC Meeting held on Wednesday, 14th March 2012: Report on PCC March 2012

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Sermon 18 March Evensong 4th Sunday in Lent

Sermon Sermon. Ruth Martin, St Mary Magdalene  Lent 4 . Choral Evensong Numbers 21 v 4-9, and Ephesians 2 v 1-10 May what we think and feel and say always be acceptable to you oh Lord, and may we be … Continue reading

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3rd Sunday of Lent, 11th March 2012, St Mary, evening

Reading Philippians 3:4b-14 Preacher The Revd Jane Speck – Chaplain, King’s College London Thank you for having me here this evening! It’s likely that this will be the last sermon I’ll preach for a while, so it feels like a great privilege … Continue reading

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3rd Sunday of Lent, 11th March 2012, St Mary’s, morning

Readings: Exodus 20.1-17 John 2.13-22 Preacher Canon Robert Titley The other day I went to Leeds with our daughter Julia for a university open day. It was a good day, and it had an artistic bonus, because in the unremarkable … Continue reading

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2nd Sunday of Lent, 4th March 2012, St Mary, evening

Readings: Exodus 12.1-9, Hebrews 11.1-16 Preacher Canon Robert Titley The reading from the letter to the Hebrews is all about faith – and what is faith? The New Testament uses the word in two ways: ‘faith’, an attitude of trust, … Continue reading

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2nd Sunday of Lent, 4th March 2012, St Matthias, morning

Readings Genesis 17.1–7, 15, 16 Romans 4.13–end Preacher Canon Robert Titley Last week Noah and the flood. This week, more Old Testament giants, Abraham and Sarah. God promises them that, despite age and infertility, they will give birth to nations … Continue reading

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2nd Sunday of Lent, St John the Divine, morning

Sermon for Lent 2 (Year B) (St John’s 4th March 2012))   My intuition and my experience tell me that people find one thing difficult above all about the Christian belief in a loving God – and that is the … Continue reading

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2nd Sunday of Lent – St. Mary Magdalene – 9.30

Clashes with authority have featured widely in the news of the past week: the ongoing tragedy in Syria; the dismantling of the St. Paul’s protest camp; anti-Putin protests in Russia; Jenny Tonge’s comments on Israel; and Len McCluskey’s call for … Continue reading

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