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The Rt. Rev. Steven Charleston

Sermon for Proper 23

Matthew 22:1-14

The 21st Sunday after Pentecost

October 08, 2005

The Rt. Rev. Steven Charleston (TEC)

Was there ever a moment in church when you were listening to a lesson being read and about halfway through it you suddenly wished you could call a time out, say to the reader, "Stop! Hold on! Wait a minute. Wait a minute. Back up and start that story again. I need to hear that again. Something didn't quite sound right to me."

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The Rev. Dr. Jim Somerville

A World Full of Weeds

Matthew 13:24-30, 36-43

Ninth Sunday After Pentecost

July 17, 2005

The Rev. Dr. James Somerville (CBF)

Every once in a while I run into someone who is all lathered up about evil in the world, someone who has seen something so shocking or heard something so vulgar that he thinks something just has to be done. And, often, he thinks I am the one who is supposed to do it.

But what is the Christian response to evil? What should good people do about bad things?

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The Rev. Dr. Jim Somerville Transcript

July 10, 2005

The Reckless Sower

The Rev. Dr. James Somerville (CBF)

The Rev. Dr. James Somerville is pastor of First Baptist Church of Washington, D.C, part of the Cooperative Baptist Fellowship.