Faculty Sermon Series: The Beatitudes

During January through March 2018, Trinity’s faculty are preaching a sermon series on the Beatitudes, and Trinity’s community values, during Friday morning chapels. Those sermons for which we have recordings are listed below; we hope you will enjoy this opportunity to continue to engage with Trinity’s faculty, or to ‘meet’ some of them for the first time.

 

‘Wholeness: Blessed are those who mourn, for they will be comforted’ (22:23), Tutor in Old Testament Rev Dr David Firth 

‘Service: Blessed are the meek, for they will inherit the earth’ (15:31), Tutor in Christian Doctrine Dr Justin Stratis 

‘Holiness: Blessed are those who hunger and thirst for righteousness, for they will be filled’ (13:17), Tutor in Worship and Church History Rev Dr Paul Roberts 

‘Justice: Blessed are the merciful, for they will be shown mercy’ (23:27), Tutor in Theology and Ethics Rev Dr Jon Coutts

‘Worship: Blessed are the pure in heart, for they will see God’ (19:22), Tutor in Missiology Rev Dr Howard Worsley  

‘Diversity: Blessed are the peacemakers, for they will be called children of God’ (16:58), Tutor in Pastoral and Ministerial Studies Rev Dr Helen Collins 

‘Courage: Blessed are those who are persecuted because of righteousness, for theirs is the Kingdom’ (20:32), Tutor in New Testament Rev Prof John Nolland

‘The Beatitudes’, Tutor in New Testament Dr Jamie Davies  

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