Sermon for the Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
September 7th, 2021
Truly God wants to strengthen us, heal us, and give us every good thing, for He is our loving Father. But he does not want us to depend on our own strength. He calls us baptized to the Lord’s Supper, ...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Feast of the Martyrdom of St. John the Baptist, AD 2021
August 29th, 2021
Our gospel reading for the Martyrdom of John the Baptist is one of the few passages in the gospels that does not feature Jesus. Even though today we remember the death of John the Baptist, and this is...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Twelfth Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
August 22nd, 2021
Imagine being the deaf mute man who is brought to Jesus by his friends. Your world is silent, you cannot speak rightly, then Jesus takes you aside privately and comes up close to you. He sticks his fi...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Feast of St. Mary, Mother of Our Lord, AD 2021
August 15th, 2021
As Jesus taught, a woman in the crowd raised her voice and said to him, “Blessed is the womb that bore you, and the breasts at which you nursed!” But he said, “Blessed rather are those who hear the Wo...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Tenth Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
August 8th, 2021
Have you cared about a place so much you would weep to see it go? Jesus, having entered the city of Jerusalem on Palm Sunday, now weeps over it. Jerusalem was never His home. He was not born there, th...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Ninth Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
August 2nd, 2021
One of the biggest obstacles to faith in the Christian life is thinking that God is like us. We may think God is better than us in every way, but still fundamentally He acts like we do. We can see thi...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Feast of St. James the Elder, AD 2021
August 2nd, 2021
Did James not love God enough? Was there something lacking in him that God did not work together all things for his good? When you suffer, do you ever think this? Does it seem like God is not working ...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Fifth Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
July 4th, 2021
On this July 4, perhaps some of these complaints of Elijah feel like they ring true with you. People are divided, they don’t recognize God, everything seems to be turning away from God’s word. And yet...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Fourth Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
June 27th, 2021
As we are given the command, “Be merciful, even as your Father is merciful,” the disciples, students, of Christ are expected to become more like God in mercy as they follow Christ. The mercy which Chr...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Third Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
June 21st, 2021
When Jesus comes, everything gets cleaned up. When something is not getting done which needs to be done, you take it into your own hands. That’s what Jesus does. This is what makes the Pharisees grumb...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the Second Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
June 14th, 2021
A man prepared a party and no one showed up. What a terrible circumstance, it’s one that people have stressful dreams about. It’s one thing to ask for a favor, like helping you move, and no one wants ...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
Sermon for the First Sunday after Trinity, AD 2021
June 6th, 2021
Jesus presents this story of two men, the rich man and Lazarus. The rich man has what the world would consider the perfect life. Lazarus has what the world would consider a wretched, awful life. One m...  Read More
by Pastor Antonetti
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