Sermons

Transcripts of sermons preached are provided below for the benefit of those who either were unable to attend Holy Mass or simply wish to revisit sermons they have previously heard.

Links to the principal lections - Epistle and Gospel - of the day (taken from the Douay-Rheims 1899 American Edition) are also provided for each Sunday for easy cross-reference.

Liturgical Year AD 2019-20

 AD 2019

 

 Sunday                                       

 Epistle

 Gospel

 Sermon

 Sun 1 Dec    1st Sunday of Advent  Rom. 13:11-14  Lk. 21:25-33  Fr Anselm Gribbin
 Sun 8 Dec    Immaculate Conception of BVM  Rom. 15:4-13  Mt. 11:2-10
 Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 15 Dec    3rd Sunday of Advent  Phil. 4:4-7  Jn. 1:19-28  Can. Scott Smith ICKSP
 Sun 22 Dec    4th Sunday of Advent  I Cor. 4:1-5  Lk. 3:1-6  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 29 Dec    St Thomas of Canterbury

 Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB

 AD 2020

         
 Sun 5 Jan    The Epiphany of Our Lord  Is. 60:1-6  Mt. 2:1-12  Fr Anselm Gribbin
 Sun 12 Jan    Holy Family  Col.3:12-17  Lk. 2:42-52  
 Sun 19 Jan    St Wulstan  Rom. 12:6-16  Jn. 2:1-11  
 Sun 26 Jan    3rd Sunday after Epiphany  Rom. 12:16-21  Mt. 8:1-13  
 Sun 2 Feb    Purification of BVM (Candlemas)  Fr George Grynowski
 Sun 9 Feb    Septuagesima  I Cor. 9:24-27; 10:1-5  Mt. 20:1-16  
 Sun 16 Feb    Sexagesima  II Cor. 19-33; 12:1-9   Lk. 8:4-15  
 Sun 23 Feb    Quinquagesima  I Cor 13:1-13  Lk. 18:31-43  
 Sun 1 Mar    1st Sunday in Lent
 II Cor. 6:1-10  Mt. 4:1-11  
 Sun 8 Mar    2nd Sunday in Lent  I Thess. 4:1-7  Mt. 17:1-9  
 Sun 15 Mar    3rd Sunday in Lent  Eph. 5:1-9  Lk. 11:14-28  
 Sun 22 Mar    4th Sunday in Lent  Gal. 4:22-31  Jn. 6:1-15  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 29 Mar    Passion Sunday  Heb. 9:11-15  Jn. 8:46-59  
           
 Sun 5 Apr    Palm Sunday  Phil. 2:5-11  Mt. 26:36-75; 27:1-60  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Thu 9 Apr    Maundy Thursday  Jas. 5:13-16  Mk. 6:7-13  
 Fri 10 Apr    Good Friday  Osee 6:1-6
   Ex. 12:1-11
 Jn. 18:1-40; 19:1-42  
 Sat 11 Apr    Holy Saturday  Gen. 1:1-31; 2:1-2
   Ex. 14:24-31; 15:1
     Is. 4:2-6
       Deut. 31:22-30
         Col. 2:1-4
 Mt. 28:1-7  
 Sun 12 Apr    Easter Sunday  I Cor. 5:7-8  Mk. 16:1-7  
 Sun 19 Apr    Low Sunday  I Jn. 5:4-10
 Jn. 20:19-31   Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 26 Apr    2nd Sunday after Easter  I Pet. 2:21-25  Jn. 10:11-16  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 3 May    3rd Sunday after Easter
 I Pet. 2:11-19  Jn. 16:16-22
 Sun 10 May    4th Sunday after Easter  Jas. 1:17-21  Jn. 16:5-14  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 17 May    5th Sunday after Easter
 Jas. 1:22-27  Jn. 16:23-30
 Thu 21 May    The Ascension of the Lord  Acts 1:1-11  Mk. 16:14-20  
 Sun 24 May    Sunday after Ascension  I Pet. 4:7-11  Jn. 15:26-27; 16:1-4  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sum 31 May    Pentecost
 Acts 2:1-11  Jn. 14:23-31  
 Sun 7 Jun    Most Holy Trinity  Rom. 11:33-36  Mt. 28:18-20  
 Sun 14 Jun    Corpus Christi  I Cor. 11:23-29  Jn. 6:56-59  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 21 Jun    Dedication of St Chad's Cathedral      
 Sun 28 Jun    Ss. Peter & Paul
     Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
           
 Sun 5 Jul    5th Sunday after Pentecost  I Pet. 3:8-15  Mt. 5:20-24
 Sun 12 Jul    6th Sunday after Pentecost  Rom. 6:3-11  Mk. 8:1-9  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 19 Jul    7th Sunday after Pentecost  Rom. 6:19-23  Mt. 7:15-21  
 Sun 26 Jul    8th Sunday after Pentecost  Rom. 8:12-17  Lk. 16:1-9  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 2 Aug    9th Sunday after Pentecost  I Cor. 10:6-13  Lk. 19:41-47  
 Sun 9 Aug    10th Sunday after Pentecost  I Cor. 12:2-11  Lk. 18:9-14  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 16 Aug    11th Sunday after Pentecost  I Cor. 15:1-10  Mk. 7:31-37
 Sun 23 Aug    12th Sunday after Pentecost  II Cor. 3:4-9  Lk. 10:23-37  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 30 Aug    13th Sunday after Pentecost
 Gal. 3:16-22  Lk. 17:11-19
 Sun 6 Sep    14th Sunday after Pentecost  Gal. 5:16-24  Mt. 6:24-33
 Sun 13 Sep    15th Sunday after Pentecost
 Gal. 5:25-26; 6:1-10  Lk. 7:11-16 Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 20 Sep    16th Sunday after Pentecost  Eph. 3:13-21  Lk. 14:1-11  
 Sun 27 Sep    17th Sunday after Pentecost  Eph. 4:1-6  Mt. 22:34-46 Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
           
 Sun 4 Oct    18th Sunday after Pentecost  I Cor. 1:4-8  Mt. 9:1-8
 Sun 11 Oct    19th Sunday after Pentecost  Eph. 4:23-28  Mt. 22:1-14  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 18 Oct    20th Sunday after Pentecost  Eph. 5:15-21  Jn. 4:46-53  
 End Oct    Our Lord Jesus Christ,
Universal King
 Col. 1:12-20  Jn. 18:33-37  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 1 Nov    All Saints
   
 Sun 8 Nov    Requiem Mass
for Remembrance Sunday
 2 Mac 12:43-46
 Jn 6:37-40  
 Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB
 Sun 15 Nov    6th Sunday remaining
after Epiphany
     
 Sun 22 Nov    24th & Last Sunday
after Pentecost
 Col. 1:9-14  Mt. 24:13-25  Dom Jonathan Rollinson OSB