Recent Sermons

Theism(s)

THEISM(S), or,
What do people mean when they talk about the big stuff? (Part I)
a sermon by the Reverend Paul Oakley
10:00 AM, Sunday, July 15, 2018

 

 

After Anne’s reading of “That Which Holds All” and Wendy’s playing of “Summertime,” we could end … read more.

What is Faith?

WHAT IS FAITH?
…And what does it have to do with religious liberals?
a sermon by the Reverend Paul Oakley
10:00 AM, Sunday, July 8, 2018

 

 

Most Sunday mornings, at the opening of our service, as we prepare to light the chalice, the lay … read more.

Inherent Worth and Dignity

INHERENT WORTH AND DIGNITY  – THE FIRST PRINCIPLE
a sermon by the Rev. Paul Oakley
10:00 AM, Sunday, June 3, 2018

 

 

This church year I have been preaching an eight-sermon series on the Principles of Unitarian Universalism. In September, I preached on the Seventh … read more.

“The Lord Bless You and Keep You”

PARASHAT NASO: BIRKAT KOHANIM
“The Lord Bless You and Keep You” (Numbers 6:22–27)
a D’var Torah by the Rev. Paul Oakley
in pulpit exchange at Temple House of Israel
Staunton, Virginia
7:30 PM, Friday, May 25, 2018

 

Shabbat Shalom!

 

How many of you watched the … read more.