Sermon: Bread. Flesh. Life.

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Preached by Christopher Waterhouse on Sunday, August 15th, 2021

Jesus says, “I am the living bread that came down from heaven. Whoever eats of this bread will live for ever.”

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Sermon: Ruth’s Renown: God uses ordinary people

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Preached by Clif McDonnell on Sunday, August 8th, 2021

Today we hear the final in our four-part sermon series on the book of Ruth and see how the story of Ruth’s connects with the story of King David and therefore of Jesus Christ. We are reminded today that God has a plan for everyone in advancing his kingdom, the ordinary people like Ruth and like us.

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Service: Choral Evensong Sunday 22 August

Sunday, August 22nd, 2021 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join us on Sunday 22nd August at 5:30pm for our monthly service of Choral Evensong according to the 1662 Book of Common Prayer. The Choir of St David’s Cathedral is conducted by Thomas Rimes. On this occasion we also look forward to welcoming a group from the parish of St George’s Battery Point who are coming to the Cathedral on a Parish Visit.

  • Introit: Ubi caritas, DuruflĂ©
  • Canticles: Sumsion in G
  • Anthem: Wash me throughly, Wesley
  • Preacher: The Rev’d Victor Shaw, Rector of St George’s Battery Point

Everyone is welcome to attend and there is no need to book in advance. If you would like to know more about joining the choir or supporting the ongoing music ministry of the Cathedral, please contact us at office@saintdavids.org.au or call (03) 6234 4900.

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Sermon: Ruth’s Rights: The Kindness of God

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Preached by Clif McDonnell on Sunday, July 25th, 2021

The second in our series on the book of Ruth.

Today we hear the story of Boaz and his kindness towards Ruth and of how God’s love and kindness to us should cause us to respond.

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Sermon: Ruth’s Resolve: Return/Repentance

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Preached by Clif McDonnell on Sunday, July 18th, 2021

The first in our four part mini-series exploring the book of Ruth.

We begin with Ruth and Naomi and a story of returning to the Lord and of repentance.

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Sermon: Peace Be Still Mark 4: 28-34

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Preached by Christopher Waterhouse on Sunday, July 11th, 2021

In the storms of life we need to hear “Peace, Be still.”

Not for our sake but also for those around us.

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Service: Choral Evensong

Sunday, July 25th, 2021 from 5:30 pm to 6:30 pm

Join us for our monthly service of Choral Evensong on Sunday 25th July, the day when the church celebrates the Feast of St James. The Cathedral choir return after their mid-year break.

  • Officiant: Rev’d Christopher Waterhouse
  • Preacher: The Right Rev’d Chris Jones, the Vicar General

If you would like to know more about supporting the music ministry of the Cathedral or joining the choir, please contact the Cathedral Office on 6234 4900 or email office@saintdavids.org.au