Sermons tagged with ‘Abraham’

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All Will Be Well

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Proper 9 (14), Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, Year A 5 July 2020 Genesis 24:34-38, 42-49, 58-67 or read the whole chapter of Genesis 24 Psalm 45:10-17 Romans 7:15-25a Matthew 11:16-19, 25-30     Abraham and Sarah were given a son, who is named Isaac, after Sarah’s laughter when she learned of the prospect that she […]

Proper 8 (13), 2 July 2017, 4th Sunday after Pentecost

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Genesis 22:1-14 Psalm 13 Romans 6:12-23 Matthew 10:40-42   What we must try to see in the story of Abraham’s non-sacrifice of Isaac is that Abraham’s faith consisted, not of almost doing what he didn’t do, but of not doing what he almost did, and not doing it in fidelity to the God in whose […]