Sanctuary

“Sanctuary” a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely  October 7, 2018  Unitarian Church of Edmonton A sanctuary, in its original meaning is a sacred place, such as a shrine.  It comes…

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Reclaiming Liberalism

Third in a sermon series  Rev. Brian J. Kiely   November 25, 2018 READINGS “Trump's mood takes a foul turn”  November 15, 2018 By several CNN reporters Washington (CNN) A political…

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The Threat to Liberalism

 Part two in a three part series   Rev. Brian J. Kiely, November 18, 2018 Reading:   Groupthink is a psychological phenomenon that occurs within a group of people in which…

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Ingathering- Our Principles

“Ingathering - Our Principles” a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely  Unitarian Church of Edmonton September 2, 2018 I begin with a quotation from liberal theologian Anthony Padovano: Being human…

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Promises to Community

”Promises to Community” third of a series of sermons on Promises. Rev. Brian J. Kiely    September 17, 2017 In the first two sermons in this series I looked at the…

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Promises to Others

"Promises to Others"  Second of a Series of sermons Sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely     September 10, 2017 Reading A Promise is a Promise  Frank Sonnenberg Do you…

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Promises to Self

Promise to Self a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton, September 1, 2017 Reading “Promise is a big word.  It either makes something or breaks something.…

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