Sermons from St. James Parish in Wilmington, NC.:
Sep 24, 2023 |
The Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost | St. James 2023| The Rev. Joseph "Gray" Hodsdon
The Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost | St. James 2023
The Rev. Joseph "Gray" Hodsdon brings to the forefront an evocative exploration of fairness through the Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard from Matthew 20:1-16. Presented at St. James Episcopal Parish, this homily challenges the listener to reevaluate earthly perceptions of justice in light of God's profound and unexpected generosity. Hodsdon beautifully underscores the contrast between worldly inequities and divine grace, prompting a reflection on the true nature of fairness in God's realm. Join us for an enlightening journey that will reshape your understanding of what it truly means to be just and merciful.