Homily for Choral Evensong before Commencement

Ezekiel 36:24-28
Mark 10:35-45

At Commencement at Harvard University, the minister at the Memorial Church renowned preacher, Peter Gomes, used to tell the graduates this famous bible story:
“As they were being driven out of Eden, and at the east the flaming sword barricaded the tree of life and blocked the way back, Eve turned to Adam and said, ‘My dear, we are entering a time of transition.’”

On the feast of St. Michael and All Angels

Monday, September 30

Feast of St. Michael and All Angels

Zechariah 8:1-8 Reading for the Daily Eucharistic Lectionary

Christ Chapel, Seminary of the Southwest

 

September 30, 2013: Tomorrow the healthcare marketplace will open, and you can register and choose a plan to insure that your costs will be paid if you get really sick. The system will work if enough healthy people sign up, and their premiums will cover the cost of the people who aren’t healthy and who will have a ton of expenses.