Sermons from St. James Parish in Wilmington, NC.:
Nov 26, 2023 |
Christ the King Sunday | St. James 2023| The Rev. C. Phillip Craig, Jr.
Christ the King Sunday | St. James 2023
In this homily, The Rev. Phillip Craig delves into the profound teachings of Jesus Christ about love and salvation, as depicted in the Gospels. It emphasizes Jesus' distinct approach to different audiences through stories and parables, focusing on the critical message of recognizing Jesus in the needy and marginalized. The homily underscores the division of humanity into 'sheep' and 'goats' based on their actions towards the less fortunate, illustrating how true discipleship involves seeing every person as an image of God. It challenges listeners to reflect on their treatment of others and live in gratitude for God's grace, embodying the Gospel in words and deeds.