The Diversity Curse

A sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely  Unitarian Church of Edmonton, September 4, 2016 On Wednesday evening at a Rotary Club BBQ I had the pleasure of conversing with a physician…

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RE PARENT GUIDE Sept 2018

Religious Exploration Hello my name is William and I am the new Director of Religious Exploration starting this year. I have been a member if this church for a number…

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Poetry – A Celebration of Authenticity- July 31, 2016

- no title specified Poetry – A Celebration of Authenticity- July 31, 2016    WELCOME   PRELUDE/SILENT CANDLES   Music - Beethoven              OPENING WORDS/LIGHTING THE CHALICE The element of fire represents passion, veracity, authenticity, and vitality. If the…

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Morris Simons: Piano Man

By Audrey Brooks (Audrey interviewed Morris while accompanying him on his last cruise, to Hawaii, in October 2010. He died shortly after returning, on Nov. 16.)  Sunday, Oct. 3 “I…

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Everyday Spiritual Practices

“Everyday Spiritual Practices” a homily Rev. Brian J. Kiely  May 29, 2016 Unitarian Church of Edmonton Last Friday night just after the opening of the CUC Annual Conference in Vancouver…

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Spiritual Deepening

“Spiritual Deepening’ a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton May 15, 2016 Reading- Rebecca Wheeler I have an old friend, Rebecca Wheeler by name.  She is…

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Spirit of Justice

“The Spirit of Justice a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely” Unitarian Church of Edmonton, May 8, 2016 Sometimes irony can be pretty overpowering.  On Tuesday evening our refugee committee…

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Families of Choice

“Families of Choice” a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton April 17, 2016. On Tuesday we had a gathering for Religion on Tap, our informal pub…

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Rolling Away Our Stones

“Rolling Away Our Stones”  an Easter Sermon Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, March  27, 2016 As a Catholic child in the 1960’s, Easter was always a big…

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Leap Day: Starting Fresh

A  sermon on the theme of reconciliation.  Rev. Brian J. Kiely  Unitarian Church of Edmonton February 28, 2016 Each new morning two choices are open to us: The choice to…

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