Trinity Episcopal Church

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Sunday, October 2, 2016

William Barter – Pentecost 20, Oct 2, 2016 – Of Mustard Seeds and Slaves

Click HERE to listen to audio of the sermon. Text: Luke 17:5-10 The scripture scholar Markus Barth used to tell his students, “If you can’t find the Word in the text, it isn’t the text’s fault. Dig deeper.”  How deeply do we need to dig to understand the mustard seed exhortation and the slave imagery…

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Klara Tammany – Pentecost 19, 9/25/16 – There is Room at the Table

Note:  This was a difficut text and we had good discussion of it after church after which I made a small edit in the text to clarify what was intended (in bold near the end). Thanks expecially to Tom Tracy for the insignts and cautions about the problems with dualistic thinking in the story.  Comments…

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