Faith & Worship

Sermons & Lectures

A selection of sermons and addresses delivered in Bristol Cathedral. Please note, the content of each sermon remains the intellectual property of the author.

Harvest Thanksgiving

At the Harvest Thanksgiving, the Dean preaches on austerity and abundance.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 1 October, 2017.

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Fifteenth Sunday after Trinity

Canon Martin explores Christian ideas of freedom with reference to the Pussy Rioters and St Paul's Letter to the Philippians.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday, 24 September, 2017.

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Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity

Canon Robert preaches on volition and title deeds.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 10 September, 2017. 

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Twelfth Sunday after Trinity

The Dean preaches on retirement and status.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 3 September, 2017.

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Ninth Sunday after Trinity

Canon Martin warns of the dangers of 'othering' which takes place in contemporary society, arguing it is not of God.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 13 August, 2017

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Seventh Sunday after Trinity

Canon Martin considers the relationship between our actions as Christians and what resources them.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 30 July, 2017.

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Sixth Sunday after Trinity

Canon Robert preaches on "the Lord being my helper".

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 23 July, 2017

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Fourth Sunday after Trinity

The Dean preaches on Romans 7, status, and the chorister valedictions.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 9 July, 2017.

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Second Sunday after Trinity

In difficult times, the Canon Precentor preaches on difficult texts.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 25 June, 2017.

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Trinity Sunday

On our Feast of Title, Trinity Sunday, the Dean preaches on the Trinity.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 11 June, 2017.

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