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Sermons, addresses & speeches

Sermons, addresses & speeches

Sermons, addresses and speeches given by the Bishop of London and others.

Tricolor in light at Trafalgar Square, January 2015
/ 17 November 2015

London stands in solidarity with Paris

Bishop Richard reflects on his recent visit to Moscow where he gave a speech at a bi-lateral symposium with the Russian Orthodox Church and also met with Russia’s Islamic leader, the Supreme Mufti.

The Right Reverend and Right Honourable Dr Richard Chartres KCVO, Bishop of London gives the Address.
/ 29 October 2015

600th anniversary of the Battle of Agincourt

The Bishop of London’s address, delivered in Westminster Abbey for the 600th anniversary commemoration of the Battle of Agincourt.

The Archbishop of Canterbury and the Bishop of London before the Lambeth Lecture
/ 1 October 2015

New Fire in London, Lambeth Lecture

The Bishop of London looks backs at the state of the Church in the Diocese of London since the 1990s.

Bishop Rachel Treweek and Bishop Sarah Mullally with Archbishop Justin Welby and other bishops
/ 28 July 2015

The consecration of Rachel Treweek and Sarah Mullally

The Bishop of Stepney, the Rt Revd Adrian Newman, preached at the consecration of Rachel Treweek and Sarah Mullally in Canterbury Cathedral on the Feast of St Mary Magdalene.

Bishop of London in procession at 2005 bombing commemoration service
/ 7 July 2015

The Tenth Anniversary of the London Bombings: A Service of Commemoration

“There could have been so easily demonstrations of anger but beyond the numbing shock there was solidarity. London had been attacked and our unity was in our grieving.”

Bishop of London preaching at ordination of deacons 2015
/ 4 July 2015

Ordination of Deacons 2015

The Bishop of London’s sermon at the Ordination of Deacons, Petertide 2015.

Bishop of London preaching at Waterloo 200 service
/ 18 June 2015

Waterloo 200: A National Service of Commemoration

Address by The Bishop of London to Waterloo 200: A National Service of Commemoration, at St Paul’s Cathedral.

Interior of Temple Church
/ 14 May 2015

Ascension Day Magna Carta service in celebration of the City of London’s Mayoral Charter

Tonight we celebrate a significant moment in the ascent of London from the Roman ruin King Alfred knew to our capital city. On May 9th King John was here at the Temple.

Closer view of The Bishop of London at the Lectern
/ 2 April 2015

Maundy Thursday 2015

Let it alone for one more year, until I dig round it and dung it. If it bears fruit next year well and good but if not you can cut it down.

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