Listen to Him! – Sermon for the Last Sunday after Epiphany, 26 February 2017

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Last Sunday after the Epiphany, February 26, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the …

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Be Holy, Be Perfect – Sermon for Epiphany 7, 19 February 2017

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the 7th Sunday after the Epiphany, February 19, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the …

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Truth, Justice, and the American Way: A Sermon for Epiphany 4, Year A, 29 January 2017

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the 4th Sunday after the Epiphany, January 29, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the …

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A Bicentennial Epiphany: Sermon at Evensong – 6 January 2017

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==================== A homily offered by the Rev. Dr. C. Eric Funston on the Feast of the Epiphany, January 6, 2017, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector and which inaugurated at the …

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Abundant Grace (Cana, Weddings & Primates) – Sermon for Epiphany 2, 17 January 2016

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==================== A sermon offered on the Second Sunday after Epiphany, January 17, 2016, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day are Isaiah 62:1-5; Psalm 36:5-10; 1 Corinthians …

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Just Like Adam; Just Like Jesus – Sermon for 1 Epiphany (10 January 2016)

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==================== A sermon offered on the First Sunday after Epiphany (The Baptism of our Lord), January 10, 2016, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day are Isaiah …

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I Wish I Knew Her Name: Simon’s Mother-in-Law – Sermon for Epiphany V, February 8, 2015

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==================== A sermon offered on the Fifth Sunday after Epiphany, February 8, 2015, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day were Isaiah 40:21-31; Psalm 147:1-12,21c; 1 Corinthians …

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The Storm of Depression – Sermon for August 19, 2014, Pentecost 9, Proper 14A

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==================== On the Ninth Sunday after Pentecost, August 10, 2014, this sermon was offered to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day were: 1 Kings 19:9-18; Psalm 85:8-13; …

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Choose Life! L’Chaim – Sermon for the 6th Sunday after Epiphany – February 16, 2014

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==================== This sermon was preached on the Sixth Sunday after Epiphany, February 16, 2014, at St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day were: Deuteronomy 30:15-20; Ecclesiasticus 15:15-20 (used as the gradual); …

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River of Words – From the Daily Office – January 6, 2013

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From the Psalter: There is a river whose streams make glad the city of God, the holy habitation of the Most High. (From the Daily Office Lectionary – Psalm 46:5 (BCP Version) – January 6, 2014.) Two poems about rivers …

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