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Keep the Fires Burning! – May 19, 2019

Sermon preached by the Reverend Nicholas Lang, Rector St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT The Fifth Sunday of Easter May new life spring forth in every place and God, Creator, Redeemer, and Life-giving Spirit be our foundation. Amen. “Little children, I will be with you only a little longer…” You can imagine how these […]

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  May 21, 2019   No comments

Community is Us – May 12, 2019

Sermon preached by the Reverend Louise Kalemkerian, Associate Priest St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT The Fourth Sunday of Easter In the name of the Shepherd who calls us each by name, Creator, Redeemer and Sustainer.  AMEN. This is the Fourth Sunday of Easter, the middle Sunday of the season, always known as Good […]

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  May 14, 2019   No comments

Empowering Leadership – May 5, 2019

Sermon preached by the Reverend Louise Kalemkerian, Associate Priest St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT The Third Sunday of Easter In the name of God who loves us totally, Creator, Redeemer and Sustainer.  AMEN. In Lewis Carroll’s Through the Looking Glass, the White Queen tells Alice that in her youth, she believed six impossible […]

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  May 6, 2019   No comments

The Second Sunday of Easter – April 28, 2019

Sermon preached by Samuel Vaught, seminarian St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT The Second Sunday of Easter In the name of God: Father, Son, and Holy Spirit. Amen. Alleluia! Christ is Risen! Yes, friends, the Lord is risen indeed. Easter is still with us, and will be for another six weeks. The Church sets […]

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  April 29, 2019   No comments

The Great Vigil of Easter – 2019

Sermon preached by Seminarian Greg Baker St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT The Great Vigil of Easter You wake up while it’s still dark, and rub your bleary eyes. They’re raw and a little puffy from crying yesterday. Stretching, you drag yourself out of bed and walk into the other room where the others […]

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  April 20, 2019   No comments

Remembering – Maundy Thursday 2019

Sermon preached by the Reverend Nicholas Lang St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT Maundy Thursday His garb was a towel. He knelt to wipe their dirty and tired feet, performing the task of a common servant. No brocade robes, no jeweled crowns, no high thrones. Their master, their Rabbi, kneeling before them, was washing […]

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  April 18, 2019   No comments

Jesus’ Politics – April 14, 2019

Sermon preached by the Reverend Louise Kalemkerian St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT Palm Sunday In the name of our all-loving God, Creator, Redeemer and Sustainer.  AMEN. Today is the first day of Holy Week, the most important days in the church year, marking the last week of Jesus’ life.  The Church’s observance of […]

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  April 16, 2019   No comments

A Story of Extravagance – April 7, 2019

Sermon preached by the Reverend Nicholas Lang St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT The Fifth Sunday in Lent Have you ever done something so spontaneous and outrageous to show your affection or commitment to someone or some cause that you even surprised yourself? Sometimes we need to act in the moment, audaciously and fearlessly, […]

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  April 8, 2019   No comments

Unconditional Grace – March 31, 2019

Sermon preached by the Reverend Nicholas Lang St. Paul’s on the Green, Norwalk, CT The Fourth Sunday in Lent Mild mannered high school chemistry teacher Walter White thinks his life can’t get much worse. His salary barely makes ends meet, a situation not likely to improve once his pregnant wife gives birth, and their teenage […]

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  April 1, 2019   No comments