Category Archives: Sermons

Earth Day: Struggling Against Despair and a Sense of Preacherly Futility

  [I preached this four years ago and it seems so inadequate to the enormity of the subject that I am embarrassed. What do we say? This coming Sunday, I will be using Bill McKibbon’s “Eaarth” as my inspiration, and … Continue reading

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“Give Up” A Lenten Sermon

  “Give Up” A Lenten Sermon by the Rev. Dr. Victoria Weinstein   I would like to share with you a poem I often read at funerals for people who lived with a particular intensity. It is one of my … Continue reading

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“Liberating the Light,” A Sermon for the Hanukah Season

  The Rev. Dr. Victoria Weinstein *Correction: the quote that I attributed to “a rabbi” was actually by Viktor Frankl, Holocaust survivor and author of Man’s Search for Meaning. This is a nice, short sermon that I had an … Continue reading

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