Archive for July 2006

Summer sermons: How great thou art – revisited

Jul 29th, 2006 | By | Category: Sermons

Summer Sermon Series No 6

Saint Matthias’ Church, 30th July 2006

Did you ever feel really fed up?

I remember the days when I was a young curate, going out knocking on doors in a big housing estate on the edge of a town in the North. It was a horrible estate, bleak and soulless and run by the paramilitaries. There were over a hundred families from our parish living there, most of them depressed about being in the place. It was a November afternoon and the sky was black …