Life, Love, and Dancing – A Sermon for the Feast of the Holy Trinity, John 16:12-15

The collect and readings for today, the Feast of the Holy Trinity, may be found here. The appointed gospel is John 16:12-15. Jesus said to his disciples, “I still have many things to say to you, but you cannot bear them now. When the Spirit of truth comes, he will guide you into all the truth; for he will not speak on his own, but … Continue reading Life, Love, and Dancing – A Sermon for the Feast of the Holy Trinity, John 16:12-15

The Feast of St. John of Damascus

Today, December 4, is the Feast of John of Damascus. St John has sometimes been described as an unoriginal thinker, a mere compiler of the existing tradition. It was not St. John’s intent to come up with ideas unique to himself. Toward the beginning of his work, The Fountain Head of Knowledge, he writes, “I will say nothing of my own.” While that may not … Continue reading The Feast of St. John of Damascus