Monthly Archives: February 2014

Last Sunday after Epiphany (2 March 2014)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Introduction 3 First Reading: Exodus 24:12-18 4 While we were with him on the holy mountain: 2 Peter 1:16-21 5 Gospel: Matthew 17:1-9 6 Jesus Database 7 Liturgies and Prayers 7.1 Music Suggestions Lectionary Exodus 24:12-18 … Continue reading

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Epiphany 7A (23 February 2014)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Introduction: Holy perfection, perfect holiness 3 First Reading: Leviticus and the love of neighbour 4 Gospel: Perfection, no less 5 Jesus Database 6 Liturgies and Prayers 6.1 Music Suggestions Lectionary Leviticus 19:1-2, 9-18 & Psalm 119:33-40 … Continue reading

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Epiphany 6A (16 February 2014)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Introduction 3 First Reading: Deuteronomy 30:15-20 4 Second Reading: 1 Corinthians 3:1-9 5 Gospel: Matthew 5:21-37 6 Jesus Database 7 Liturgies and Prayers 7.1 Music Suggestions Lectionary Deuteronomy 30:15-20 & Psalm 119:1-8 1 Corinthians 3:1-9 Matthew … Continue reading

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Preaching the Old Testament

A sermon by Dr Anthony Rees for the ‘Debate the Preacher’ series at St John’s Anglican Cathedral, Brisbane on Sunday, 9 February 2014. Published here at Anthony’s request. Last week we commenced on a four week series—Why Bother with the Old … Continue reading

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Epiphany 5A (9 February 2014)

Contents 1 Lectionary 2 Introduction 3 Gospel: Matthew 5:13-20 4 Jesus Database 5 Liturgies and Prayers 5.1 Music Suggestions Lectionary Isaiah 58:1-9a (9b-12) & Psalm 112:1-9 (10) 1 Corinthians 2:1-12 (13-16) Matthew 5:13-20 Introduction This week’s notes focus especially on … Continue reading

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Why bother with the Old Testament

A sermon for the ‘Debate the Preacher’ series at St John’s Anglican Cathedral, Brisbane on Sunday, 2 February 2014. It has fallen to me to begin this new series of ‘Debate the Preacher’ as we explore the significance of the … Continue reading

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