Sermons on “Advent”

Traditional Service, “This Is the Record of John”

Neither the Scriptures, nor John the Baptist, nor Jesus resolves or dissolves the mystery of God; they reveal God: they show us his face.

Bishop Anthony Burton

Traditional Service, “The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-time”

A wild-eyed, ferocious, half-naked, bug-eating, fire-and-brimstone-preaching prophet emerges from the wilderness only to rebuke, to condemn, to demand repentance on pain of eternal punishment. Why he is a man for our time.