Buddhism II: Spreading the Lotus

Metta Karuna Prayer   O Amida, Oneness of Life and Light, Entrusting in your Great Compassion, May you shed the foolishness in myself, Transforming me into a conduit of Love.…

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Buddhism I: The Man Who Became a God

Let us cultivate boundless goodwill. Let none deceive another or despise any being in any state. Let none in anger or ill-will wish another harm Even as a mother watches…

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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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Unitarians and the Liberal Tradition

Part one of a three part sermon series  Rev. Brian J. Kiely, November 11, 2018 READING (From a United KingdomA level philosophy course study guide)  The logical starting-point towards understanding…

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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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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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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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Living HeART

A sermon on art  by Rev. Brian J. Kiely  Unitarian Church of Edmonton, November 16, 2014 Alain de Botton, whose ideas last made their appearance in this pulpit regarding his…

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The HEART of War

This month we are exploring the theme of “What would it mean to live as a person of heart.  This Remembrance Day I chose to explore the place of heart…

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Why Unitarianism Matters

Why Unitarianism Matters  a sermon by Rev. Brian J. Kiely Unitarian Church of Edmonton September 28, 2014 Rev. Linda Thomson who works for the Canadian Unitarian Council in the eastern…

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