Being Decent in Indecent Times

By Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, November 22, 2015 Chalice Lighting “When strangers meet, endless possibilities emerge: New experiences, new ways of understanding, and new ways of…

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Political Integrity

https://youtu.be/AWWqQ_VBJZo   This month we are asking "How do I live with integrity"  This sermon reflects on the recent election.  It begins with a 2011 Postmedia article by Richard Foot.…

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Honouring the Treaty Spirit

https://youtu.be/O82Xmh3mW6k   “Honour the Treaty Spirit”  a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely with remarks by Jeff Bisanz Unitarian Church of Edmonton, Oct. 25, 2015 An audio version can be…

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Cultural Sensitivity

https://youtu.be/Y1JfHhG2SWQ   “Cultural Sensitivity” second sermon on a First Nations theme.  Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, Oct. 11, 2015 An audio version can be found at http://www.youtube.com/EdmUnitarian A…

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Truth and Reconciliation

https://youtu.be/0H9wT3B5b1E   “Truth and Reconcilliation” Part one of homilies by Revs. Brian Kiely and Audrey Brooks October 4, 2015. Unitarian Church of Edmonton This is the first of four services…

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YEG Peace

https://youtu.be/TgVVkrLlBOY “YEG Peace Fest”  a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely September 27, 2015 Unitarian Church of Edmonton Peace is such a funny word.  What does it mean?  It depends…

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The Inconvenient Indian

    A sermon on Thomas King’s Book by Rev. Brian J. Kiely , March 29, 2015 READING - from The Inconvenient Indian by Thomas King When we imagine history, we…

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Cartoons and Bullets- Charlie Hebdo

https://youtu.be/m9sIRplueGk A sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely  February 8, 2015,  Unitarian Church of Edmonton READING Charlie Hebdo: its history, humor, and controversies, explained by Libby Nelson Vox.com  (abridged) Charlie Hebdo is a weekly,…

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The Light Within

https://youtu.be/V1bYyqMkakc   Unitarian Church of Edmonton, January 25, 2015 First we begin with an editorial on justice that in some ways served as a reading for the day.  The sermon…

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Images of Darkness

https://youtu.be/VAWyUItEhZc   This is the second sermon addressing the theme "What would it mean to live as people of LIGHT" As part of the service I shared a reading by…

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The Flaming Chalice

https://youtu.be/YxhDwdNqrmk   Rev. Brian J. Kiely January 4, 2015 January's theme is "What would it mean to live as people of LIGHT If you are new to Unitarianism, there are…

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Embracing the Darkness

Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, December 14, 2014 In the 2001 Pixar animated movie Monsters Inc. we were introduced to another world populated by monsters.  They were…

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