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Sermons  

Recent Sermons Preached at Trinity Parish

For the headings below that are marked with "PDF" you may click on the heading's hyperlink to download a PDF Copy of the sermon. To listen to the Audio Recording of the sermon, click the round orange and white play button.

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October 22, 2017 (Pentecost 20 - Proper 24) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, October 22, 2017, the Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost.

October 15, 2017 (Pentecost 19 - Proper 23)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Naim Ateek, and Anglican pastor and indigenous Palestinian, on Sunday, October 15, 2017, the 19th Sunday after Pentecost. Naim is the founder and Director of Sabeel, an international peace movement initiated by Palestinian Christians seeking a just peace in the Holy Land. He has worked with other Christian and Jewish theologians, clergy and lay people, to create an organization supporting this movement.

October 8, 2017 (Pentecost 18 - Proper 22)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Hollis Williams on Sunday, October 8, 2017, the 18th Sunday after Pentecost.

July 23, 2017 (7th Sunday after Pentecost) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Deacon Terry Fleischer on Sunday, July 23, 2017, the Seventh Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 11).

July 9, 2017 (5th Sunday after Pentecost) PDF

A sermon preached by Dr. Judith Mayotte on Sunday, July 9, 2017, the Fifth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 9).

July 2, 2017 (4th Sunday after Pentecost) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, July 2, 2017, the Fourth Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 8).

June 25, 2017 (3rd Sunday after Pentecost) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, June 25, 2017, the Third Sunday after Pentecost (Proper 7).

 

Sermons from 2016

 

November 20, 2016 (Last Sunday after Pentecost: Christ the King) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, November 20, 2016, Christ the King Sunday (the Last Sunday after Pentecost).

November 13, 2016 (Pentecost 26) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, November 13, 2016, the 26th Sunday after Pentecost.

November 6, 2016 (All Saints' Sunday) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, November 6, 2016, All Saints' Sunday.

October 30, 2016 (Pentecost 24) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, October 30, 2016, the 24th Sunday after Pentecost.

October 23, 2016 (Pentecost 23) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, October 23, 2016, the 23rd Sunday after Pentecost.

October 9, 2016 (Pentecost 21) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, October 9, 2016, the 21st Sunday after Pentecost.

August 14, 2016 (Pentecost 13) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Deacon Terry Fleischer on Sunday, August 14, 2016, the 13th Sunday after Pentecost.

May 22, 2016 (Trinity Sunday) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rt. Rev. Cabell Tennis on Sunday, May 22, 2016, Trinity Sunday.

May 15, 2016 (Day of Pentecost) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, May 15, 2016, the Day of Pentecost.

April 10, 2016 (Easter 3)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, April 10, 2016, the Third Sunday of Easter.

March 27, 2016 (Easter Day)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, March 27, 2016, Easter Day.

March 20, 2016 (Palm Sunday)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, March 20, 2016, Palm Sunday.

March 13, 2016 (Lent 5)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, March 13, 2016, the Fifth Sunday in Lent. 

March 6, 2016 (Lent 4) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, March 6, 2016, the Fourth Sunday in Lent.

February 28, 2016 (Lent 3)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, February 28, 2016, the Third Sunday in Lent. 

February 21, 2016 (Lent 2)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Hollis Williams on Sunday, February 21, 2016, the Second Sunday in Lent. 

February 14, 2016 (Lent 1) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, February 14, 2016, the First Sunday in Lent.

February 10, 2016 (Ash Wednesday)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Wednesday, February 10, 2016, Ash Wednesday.

February 7, 2016 (Last Epiphany)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Stanley Fowler on Sunday, February 7, 2016, the Last Sunday after the Epiphany. 

January 31, 2016 (Epiphany 4)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, January 31, 2016, the Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany. 

January 24, 2016 (Epiphany 3)

A sermon preached by Spencer Carey on Sunday, January 24, 2016, the Third Sunday after the Epiphany.  

January 17, 2016 (Epiphany 2)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, January 17, 2016, the Second Sunday after the Epiphany.

January 10, 2016 (Epiphany 1) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rt. Rev. Cabell Tennis on Sunday, January 10, 2016, the First Sunday after the Epiphany.

January 3, 2016 (Christmas 2) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, January 3, 2016, the Second Sunday after Christmas.

December 24, 2015 (Christmas Eve) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Thursday, December 24, 2015, Christmas Eve.

December 20, 2015 (Advent 4) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, December 20, 2015, the Fourth Sunday of Advent.

December 6, 2015 (Advent 2) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, December 6, 2015, the Second Sunday of Advent.

November 29, 2015 (Advent 1)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, November 29, 2015, the First Sunday of Advent.

November 22, 2015 (Christ the King) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, November 22, 2015, the Last Sunday after Pentecost: Christ the King.

November 8, 2015 (Pentecost 24) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, November 8, 2015, the Twenty Fourth Sunday after Pentecost. You may listen to an audio clip of this sermon below.

October 25, 2015 (Pentecost 22)

A sermon preached by Darel Grothaus on Sunday, October 25, 2015, the Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost. Darel is Trinity's consultant on our redevelopment feasibility process. He is also a biblical scholar, having done advanced studies in biblical languages at the University of Chicago Divinity School. You may listen to an audio clip of this sermon below.

October 18, 2015 (Pentecost 21)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Stan Fowler on Sunday, October 18, 2015, the Twenty-First Sunday after Pentecost. You may listen to an audio clip of this sermon below.

October 11, 2015 (Pentecost 20)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, October 11, 2015, the Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost. You may listen to an audio clip of this sermon below.

September 20, 2015 (Pentecost 17) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, September 20, 2015, the Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost.

September 13, 2015 (Pentecost 16) PDF

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, September 13, 2015, the Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost.

August 30, 2015 (Pentecost 14)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Kevin Corbin Smith on Sunday, August 30, 2015, the Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost. You may listen to an audio clip of this sermon below.

August 23, 2015 (Pentecost 13)

A sermon preached by the Rev. Jeffrey Shilling Gill on Sunday, August 23, 2015, the Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost. You may listen to an audio clip of this sermon below.

August 16, 2015 (Pentecost 12 & 150th Anniversary)

A sermon preached by the Rt. Rev. Greg Rickel, Bishop of the Diocese of Olympia on Sunday, August 16, 2015, the Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost and the 150th Anniversary of Trinity Parish Church. You may listen to an audio clip of this sermon below.