Living Our OWN Lives

Living our OWN Lives, a sermon on the theme of Courage Rev. Brian J. Kiely, Unitarian Church of Edmonton, January 17, 2016 Perhaps it’s family expectations or job constraints or…

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Admitting to Courage

Rev. Brian J. Kiely, Unitarian Church of Edmonton, January 3, 2016 THE STORY The story of Jacob wanders over 7 long chapters of Genesis before it comes to it's important…

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Word Made Flesh

Rev. Brian J. Kiely, Unitarian Church of Edmonton, December 13, 2015 And the Word was made flesh and dwelt among us. (John 1:14) As English speakers we might get hung…

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Grounded in Principle

A sermon on the theme of  integrity Rev. Brian J. Kiely   November 29, 2015 This month we have been asking, “How can I live with integrity?” And really this is…

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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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