Sermons

At the Cathedral, our sermons seek to faithfully exposit the Scripture and display relevant application to modern life while seeking to reveal the gospel in every passage.

Those Who Dream

The Very Rev. Peet Dickinson | Psalm 126, Isaiah 65:17-25 Although our society often venerates famous “dreamers”, visionaries who lead the way forward, yet it is also the case that to […]

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Beginning with the End

Mr. Jacob Graudin | Isaiah 64:1-9, Mark 13:24-37 The first Sunday of Advent brings with it the start of the new liturgical year, yet our readings for this Sunday speak of […]

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Power and the King

The Very Rev. Peet Dickinson | Ezekiel 34:11-20 During Christ the King Sunday, we approach the dangerous question of power. Is it inherently corruptive? Is it a neutral force? Both […]

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Our Primary Hope

The Rev. Danny Clark | Matthew 25:1-13 Jesus’ parable of the ten virgins waiting for the bridegroom is loaded with a sense of immediate expectation, an expectation the Christian story […]

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Heroic Love

The Very Rev. Peet Dickinson | Ephesians 1:15-23 Paul’s letter to the Ephesians opens with thanksgiving for the city’s Christians and a prayer on their behalf, that God would continue […]

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Flourishing

Mr. Jacob Graudin | Matthew 22:21-27 When Jesus is asked to name the greatest commandment in the Jewish Law, he does not rank one commandment above the rest, but cuts […]

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Identity and Idolatry

The Rev. Patrick Schlabs | 1 Thessalonians 1:1-10 Our human desire for belonging and security often leaves us susceptible to competing identities. These identities promise much, but always end up […]

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RSVP

The Very Rev. Peet Dickinson | Matthew 22:1-14 Jesus’ parable of the wedding feast is instantly familiar to all of us who have ever received an invitation and forgotten to RSVP; […]

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Cultivated

The Very Rev. Peet Dickinson | Isaiah 5:1-7 The fifth chapter of Isaiah provides a striking and disturbing picture of a vineyard gone rotten and its resulting destruction. The most unsettling twist […]

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The Cruciform Life

The Rev. Patrick Schlabs | Philippians 1:21-27 In the second chapter of Philippians, Paul delivers the challenge to live a life worthy of the Gospel, modeled after the example of Christ. Despite this, […]

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