Sermons on Matthew

Sermons on Matthew

Who Owns That Tree?

Sermon given by Pastor Kathleen O’Keefe Reed on Sunday, October 4, 2020, the eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost, during the online service at University Lutheran Church. The text for the sermon was Matthew 21:33–46. In the sermon, Pastor Reed also cites the book Short Stories by Jesus: The Enigmatic Parables of a Controversial Rabbi by Amy-Jill Levine, Professor of…

Speaking Truth to Power

Sermon given by Pastor Kathleen O’Keefe Reed on Sunday, September 13, 2020, the fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost, during the online service at University Lutheran Church. The recording begins with Pastor Reed’s reading of the Gospel for the day, Matthew 18:21–35.