Sermons on Exodus 24:4-8

Lent 5 – Giving up murder

  How much more shall the blood of Christ… purge your conscience from dead works to serve the living God. [Hebrews 9:11-15] Lent is a pilgrimage to Jerusalem with Jesus. On that journey, in the last few weeks, we have had these confrontations with demons – first Jesus himself, with his temptations by Satan in the wilderness, and showing us in these core responses to the devil in his fast, how we can see through the…

Lent 5 – Washed in the blood

How much more shall the blood of Christ… purge your conscience from dead works to serve the living God. We are journeying with Jesus during Lent towards Jerusalem.  This morning there is a kind of sharpening of our focus on the results of that journey.  We desire the Paschal feast – the celebration of Easter…but we must first go with him to the Cross. ———— This past week, if you’ve been following the daily readings,…