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.

Michael and All Angels

At his final service as Dean of Bristol, the Very Revd Dr David Hoyle preaches on angels, and on endings.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 29 September 2019.

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Thirteenth Sunday after Trinity

The Cathedral Chaplain considers matters around Brexit in the context of Jesus’ parables of the lost.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 15 September 2019.

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Twelfth Sunday after Trinity

The Dean preaches on Trinity 12, on Jeremiah, in the Potter's House.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 8 September 2019.

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Tenth Sunday after Trinity

On Trinity 10, The Revd Jerry Gilpin preaches on Jeremiah, 'I do not know how to speak'.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 25 August 2019.

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Ninth Sunday after Trinity

Canon Nicola preaches on the importance of understanding the theology behind the Feast of the Assumption, even for those who can’t agree with it.  

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 18 August 2019.

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Eighth Sunday after Trinity

On Trinity 8, the Cathedral Chaplain preaches on establishing, and settling.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on 11 August 2019.

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Fifth Sunday after Trinity

The Dean preaches on Luke 10.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 21 July 2019.

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First Sunday after Trinity

The Dean preaches on Luke 8.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 23 June 2019.

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Pentecost

Canon Nicola preaches a sermon in which she considers our understanding of the Holy Spirit.

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 9 June 2019.

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Seventh Sunday of Easter

The Canon Chancellor preaches on Revelation, "with apologies to Bob Dylan".

Sermon preached at the 10.00am Eucharist on Sunday 2 June 2019.

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