Caring vs Rules: A Sermon for Proper 27B, Pentecost 24 (8 Nov 2015)

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==================== A sermon offered on Twenty-Fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 27B, Track 1, RCL), November 8, 2015, to the people of St. Paul’s Episcopal Church, Medina, Ohio, where Fr. Funston is rector. (The lessons for the day are Ruth 3:1-5;4:13-17; …

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Feet? – From the Daily Office – March 25, 2014

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From the Prophet Isaiah: How beautiful upon the mountains are the feet of the messenger who announces peace, who brings good news, who announces salvation, who says to Zion, “Your God reigns.” (From the Daily Office Lectionary – Isaiah 52:7 …

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Climax on the Threshing Floor – From the Daily Office – May 23, 2013

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From the Book of Ruth: At midnight the man was startled, and turned over, and there, lying at his feet, was a woman! (From the Daily Office Lectionary – Ruth 3:8 (NRSV) – May 23, 2013.) There are some parts …

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Life Is Like Time Magazine – From the Daily Office – May 20, 2013

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From the Book of Ruth: In the days when the judges ruled, there was a famine in the land, and a certain man of Bethlehem in Judah went to live in the country of Moab, he and his wife and …

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