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The Provost’s Remembrance Sunday Sermon, 9 November 2014

I hope that tradition and the Chaplain will forgive me if I take as my text this day a verse not from the Bible but from a poem by a member […]


All Saints’ Sunday, The Very Rev’d David Monteith, Dean of Leicester

Isaiah 65: 17-end; Hebrews 11: 32-12.2 All Saints Day 2014    Worcester College Oxford   Alan Bennett’s short story ‘The Laying on of hands’ tells of a memorial service in […]


Freshers’ Service Sermon 12th October 2014 – The Chaplain

In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.   Some words from T.S. Eliot’s Four Quartets. In Little Gidding he writes,   […]


Anne Atkins, Novelist, Columnist and Broadcaster, May 25th 2014 – Job 19:6 – 27. Acts 8:26 – 39

Worcester Chapel Oxford, Evensong. Sunday 25th May 2014 Job 19:6 – 27. Acts 8:26 – 39 “I wish I had your faith,” my husband Shaun was told yesterday, by a […]


Rev. John Durant, Vicar of the Vale Benefice, 18th May 2014: Zechariah 4 : 1 – 10; Luke 2 : 22 – 28

18th May 2014 Worcester College Evensong Zechariah 4 : 1 – 10 Luke 2 : 22 – 28   Thank you very much for inviting me to preach this evening and […]


Dr. Susan Gillingham; Psalms 1 and 150, Sunday 11th May 2014, Third Sunday after Easter

11 May 2014   (3rd Sunday after Easter)     ‘What we call the beginning is often the end And to make an end is often to make a beginning…’   […]


Sermon The Raising of Lazarus, Worcester College, 9th March 2014. The Chaplain

  Sermon The Raising of Lazarus, Worcester College, 9th March 2014. Deuteronomy 6: 4-9, 16-end; John 11: 1-45   Jonathan Arnold Some of you who were here for the Christmas […]


John 6, Jesus walking on Water, Rev’d Jane Chaffey, Chaplain of Wycombe Abbey, 23rd February 2014

John 6  Jesus walking on water When Jesus realized that they were about to come and take him by force to make him king, he withdrew again to the mountain […]


Preb. John Reese, Hereford South Wye 16.2.14: Jesus Feeds the Five Thousand

THE FEEDING OF THE FIVE THOUSAND Jeremiah 6.9-21   John 6.5-14 Every Monday Marlene works her miracle for the tired and hungry in our part of Hereford. With a team of […]


The Healing of the Paralytic – Rt. Rev’d Michael Marshall, Hon. Ass. Bishop of London

WORCHESTER COLLEGE, OXFORD Sunday, 9th February 2014 TEXT: ‘Jesus said, ‘’Do you want to be healed.’’ I vividly remember a cartoon in the New Yorker when I was living and […]