Sermons, addresses and speeches given by the Bishop of London and others.
The Bishop of London preached at Westminster Abbey on the Eve of the Centenary of the Battle of the Somme.
“Very close to this spot in 1120, a child was born to a Norman merchant and his wife, Gilbert and Matilda. It was St Thomas’s day and the child was baptised the same evening.”
The Bishop of London gave a sermon marking the 400th anniversary of the death of Shakespeare, in the presence of HRH The Duke of Edinburgh.
The Bishop of London’s sermon on Easter Day at St Paul’s Cathedral.
The Bishop of London’s sermon preached at the Chrism Mass at St Paul’s Cathedral on Maundy Thursday.
In the beginning was Communication; and the communication was from the side of God.
“We all need to seek for a greater and richer unity” argues Bishop Richard in his Christmas Message this year.
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 Bishop of London’s address, delivered in Westminster Abbey for the 600th anniversary commemoration of the Battle of Agincourt.
The Bishop of London looks backs at the state of the Church in the Diocese of London since the 1990s.