Sermon: 5th Sunday after Pentecost

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The Rt. Rev. Mary Glasspool, guest preacher for Ascension’s Pride Sunday service
We were pleased to welcome the Rt. Rev. Mary Glasspool, the Episcopal Church’s first openly lesbian bishop, as our preacher on the Fifth Sunday after Pentecost, June 27, 2021, which coincided with the celebration of LGBTQIA+ Pride in New York City and, of course, in our own neighborhood of Greenwich Village.

      Sermon - Pentecost V 2021 - The Rt. Rev. Mary Glasspool


You can read the scriptures for this service here.


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February 5

This week: The rector shares a poem reflecting on part of Jesus’ Sermon on the Mount as relayed in Matthew: “You are the salt of the earth; but if salt has lost its taste, how can its saltiness be restored? It is no longer good for anything, but is thrown out and trampled under foot. You are the light of the world. A city built on a hill cannot be hid. No one after lighting a lamp puts it under the bushel basket, but on the lampstand, and it gives light to all in the house.”

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