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Year C calendar

Summary of links to each week in the lectionary

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Calendar of special days/months and events

(under construction) A compilation of special days/months, and events which may be a focus to include in worship. Integrating community foci and community concerns is one way of engaging the biblical narrative and worship with what is happening in the … Continue reading

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Father Chris Sermon – COCU11C 2022 (Epiphany 2)

(Father Chris is a priest of the Anglican Church of Australia, serving as Rector of Darling January 2022) The story of the Wedding at Cana is a fun, funny story. There’s a Monty Python sketch in the aftermath. ‘We ran … Continue reading

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Archbishop Desmond Tutu (1931-2021)

A real sense of loss, and gratitude, for the life of Desmond Tutu, South Africa’s 1984 Nobel Peace Prize-winning activist for racial justice and LGBT rights. He was a tireless champion in the fight for equality and justice, an inspiration, … Continue reading

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COCU8C.EpiphanyC.6Jan2022

Isaiah 60:1-6: The light of God’s glory and God’s goodness shines on God’s people, and people from across the earth are drawn to bring gifts and worship God.Psalm 72:1-7, 10-14: A prayer for God’s love of justice to fill God’s … Continue reading

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Wedding at Cana – Frederick Buechner

Here is Buechner’s sermon entitled “The Wedding at Cana”, from The Hungering Dark. This post is from the Frederick Buechner blog. Like so much of the Gospel of John, the story of the wedding at Cana has a curious luminousness about … Continue reading

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COCU5C.Christmas Eve.24Dec2018

See also Christmas, Christmas Eve B, and Christmas Tree Traditions and Blessings ResourcesAdvent, Christmas and Epiphany: Liturgies and Prayers for Public Worship by Brian Wren Christmas litany-waiting for the light.ChristineSine Children’s Talk: Mary’s Treasure Box, based on a storybook by that … Continue reading

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COCU3C.Advent3C.12Dec2021

  Pilgrim services:  9.30am 2012, COCU3C.Advent3C.16Dec2012.9 30am.OoS 9.30am 2015, COCU3C.Advent3C.13Dec2015.9 30am.OoS

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COCU65B.7thNovember2021

What does faith look like? How does faith connect to power and wealth? What part do we play as we seek to trust in God? These are some of the questions that are evoked by the Lectionary readings for this … Continue reading

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COP26 Glasgow November 2021

One of the ‘Five Marks of Mission’ includes the commitment to Christian mission, “To strive to safeguard the integrity of creation and sustain and renew the life of the earth.” Care for the environment continues to be a core part … Continue reading

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