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.

The Third Sunday of Advent

Canon Dr Robert Bull preaches on John the Baptist.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 11 December 2016.

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The Second Sunday of Advent

The Dean preaches on the Baptism of Christ, and our sense of history.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on the Sunday 4 December 2016

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Last Sunday after Trinity

At Evensong on the Last Sunday after Trinity. the Dean preaches about youth and age.

Sermon preached, 3.30pm, 23 October 2016.

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The Legal Service

At the annual service to mark the beginning of the legal year, the Dean preaches on justice, honour, and purity. 

Sermon preached at the Legal Service, 11.15am, 16 October 2016.

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The Legal Service

At the annual service to mark the beginning of the legal year, the Dean preaches on justice, honour, and purity. 

Sermon preached at the Legal Service, 11.15am, 16 October 2016.

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The Twentieth Sunday after Trinity

Canon Martin Gainsborough considers three scenarios relating to the Church in the world today.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 9th October 2016

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The Nineteenth Sunday after Trinity

The Dean preaches on truth and teaching in 2 Timothy 1. 

 

Sermon preached by the Dean at the 10.00am Cathedral Eucharist on 2 October 2016.

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The Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity

Canon Martin Gainsborough asks how we might speak of hope in the face of suffering and death...

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 28th August 2016

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The Tenth Sunday after Trinity

The Dean preaching on Hosea, suggests that, oddly, God is not the explanation we are looking for.

Sermon preached at the Cathedral Eucharist on Sunday 31st July 2016

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Trinity 13, Evensong

The Revd Andrew Williams preaches on the subject of "God loves a generous giver".

Sermon preached 21 August 2016, at Choral Evensong.

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