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Revd Canon Professor Scott Cowdell

Revd Canon Professor Scott CowdellThe Revd Canon Professor Scott Cowdell, BSc, BTh, BA(Hons), PhD became an Honorary Associate Priest at St Philip's in February 2018. He was guest preacher a number of times previously.

17th October 2021Twenty First Sunday after PentecostYear BAchieving Recognition, Securing Differentiation audio
19th September 2021Seventeenth Sunday after PentecostYear BForming Christian Character audio
5th September 2021Fifteenth Sunday after PentecostYear BAfter God's Heart audio
1st August 2021Tenth Sunday after PentecostYear BI am the bread of life audio
18th July 2021Eighth Sunday after PentecostYear BAlternative Reality audio
4th July 2021Sixth Sunday after PentecostYear BTo Comfort the Afflicted and
Afflict the Comfortable audio
27th June 2021Fifth Sunday after PentecostYear BGod's Gift To Women audio
6th June 2021Second Sunday after PentecostYear BBinding the Strong Man audio
16th May 2021The Sunday after AscensionYear BCaught in the Updraft audio
2nd May 2021St Philip and St JamesYear BPhilip, James and Knowing God audio
25th April 2021Fourth Sunday of Easter & ANZAC DayYear BKnown unto God audio
4th April 2021Easter DayYear BThe Resurrection: But What about the Eggs? audio
1st April 2021Maundy ThursdayYear BBrave New World audio
29th March 2021Funeral of Bishop Bruce Wilson,
delivered at St James King Street Sydney
Year BFuneral of Bishop Bruce Wilson audio
21st March 2021Fifth Sunday in LentYear BThe Good News of the Cross audio
7th March 2021Third Sunday in LentYear BMarching to a Different Drummer audio
28th February 2021Second Sunday in LentYear BGiving Up and Taking Up in Lent audio
7th February 2021Fifth Sunday after the EpiphanyYear BExorcising Demonic Rivalry audio
17th January 2021Second Sunday after the EpiphanyYear BEpiphany: Knowing and Being Known audio
3rd January 2021The EpiphanyYear BStarlight, Star Bright audio
25th December 2020Christmas Day, Second EucharistYear BChristmas: God is Like Alfred Hitchcock audio
20th December 2020Fourth Sunday of AdventYear BThe Virtues and Disciplines of Advent audio
6th December 2020Second Sunday of AdventYear BAdvent Hope audio
15th November 2020Twenty-fourth Sunday after PentecostYear ADe-Toxifying God: Re-Reading the Parable of the Talents audio
1st November 2020All SaintsYear AAll Saints, and just in time. . .  audio
18th October 2020St Luke's DayYear ASt Luke: There is balm in Gilead, there is a physician there audio
4th October 2020St Francis's DayYear ARecapturing St Francis’ Form of Life audio
20th September 2020Sixteenth Sunday after PentecostYear ABeyond Christian Values audio
6th September 2020Fourteenth Sunday after PentecostYear AUnder Authority audio
23rd August 2020Twelfth Sunday after PentecostYear AThe Church: Admirers of Jesus or Members of Christ? audio
2nd August 2020Ninth Sunday after PentecostYear AThe Detox of our Nuremberged Imaginations audio
19th July 2020Seventh Sunday after PentecostYear AMistrust all in whom the impulse to punish is powerful audio
5th July 2020Fifth Sunday after PentecostYear A“Take my yoke upon you and learn from me . . ." audio
14th June 2020Corpus ChristiYear ACorpus Christi: Body, Matter, Violence audio
31st May 2020Pentecost SundayYear APentecost: Riding the Big Red Tricycle audio
17th May 2020Sixth Sunday of EasterYear AEaster Means Liberation audio
26th April 2020Third Sunday of EasterYear AGrown-up Resurrection Faith audio
12th April 2020Easter DayYear AThe Resurrection is a Game Changer audio
29th March 2020Fifth Sunday in LentYear AI am the Resurrection and the Life audio
15th March 2020Third Sunday in LentYear AIs the Lord among us or not? audio
1st March 2020First Sunday in LentYear ANot Failing in the Wilderness audio
16th February 2020Sixth Sunday after the EpiphanyYear AChristian Moral Imagination audio
2nd February 2020Candlemas, Fourth Sunday after the EpiphanyYear ACandlemas: What is the Speed of Light? audio
19th January 2020Second Sunday after the EpiphanyYear AOur Epiphany audio
25th December 2019Christmas DayYear AComforted and Confronted by the Word Made Flesh audio
15th December 2019Third Sunday of AdventYear ANo Season for Hard Men
17th November 2019TwentyThird Sunday after PentecostYear CBurning Issues
13th October 2019Eighteenth Sunday after PentecostYear CSensible Radicalism
6th October 2019Seventeenth Sunday after PentecostYear CThe Wreck of the Deutschland
8th September 2019Thirteenth Sunday after PentecostYear CReal Religious Freedom
1st September 2019Twelfth Sunday after PentecostYear CGod’s Alarming Hospitality and Our Fragile Identity
18th August 2019Tenth Sunday after PentecostYear CEvensong at St Paul's Manuka - Mary in a Social Media Age
4th August 2019Eighth Sunday after PentecostYear CTrue Wisdom
16th June 2019Trinity SundayYear CA Hybrid Divinity
2nd June 2019Sunday after AscensionYear CCaught Up
19th May 2019Fifth Sunday of EasterYear COn Our Being the Glory of God
5th May 2019St Philip and St JamesYear CKnowing God by Knowing Jesus
21st April 2019Easter DayYear CHope Plus
19th April 2019Good Friday, Mass of the Pre-SanctifiedYear CGood Friday: Israel Folau Has Got It Wrong
7th April 2019Fifth Sunday in LentYear CScandalous!
17th March 2019Second Sunday in LentYear CThe Judgement of our Anxieties
3rd March 2019Eighth Sunday after the Epiphany / TransfigurationYear CGeorge Pell and the Transfiguration
17th February 2019Sixth Sunday after the EpiphanyYear CNothing Need Ever be the Same
3rd February 2019Presentation of Christ in the TempleYear CCandlemas: Outshining the Power of Death
20th January 2019Second Sunday after the EpiphanyYear CSharing Christ's Glory
6th January 2019The EpiphanyYear CEpiphany and the Catholic Faith
16th December 2018Third Sunday of AdventYear CWhat is St Philip’s Here For?
2nd December 2018First Sunday of AdventYear CAdvent, Apocalypse, and Good News
7th October 2018Twentieth Sunday after PentecostYear BMade For Each Other
16th September 2018Seventeenth Sunday after PentecostYear BIt’s Not about Success
2nd September 2018Fifteenth Sunday after PentecostYear BChrétiens Sans Frontières
19th August 2018Thirteenth Sunday after PentecostYear BFear the Lord or Follow the Crowd?
5th August 2018Eleventh Sunday after PentecostYear BDr Atomic and the Bread of Life
17th June 2018Fourth Sunday after PentecostYear BThe Difference God Makes
3rd June 2018Corpus ChristiYear BOn Corpus Christi: Christ’s Thankful, Forward-Looking People
20th May 2018Pentecost SundayYear BPentecost: Beyond Cynicism, Fatalism and Groupthink
6th May 2018St Philip and St JamesYear BPhilip, James, and the Apostolic Reality
22nd April 2018Fourth Sunday of EasterYear BThe Good Shepherd or the Meat Industry, Take Your Pick …
1st April 2018Easter SundayYear BCaught up in the New Creation
29th March 2018Maundy ThursdayYear BA Tough and Genuine Alternative
4th March 2018Third Sunday in LentYear BGood and Bad Religion
21st January 2018Third Sunday after the EpiphanyYear BJesus' Call: Good News Not Bad
22nd March 2015Fifth Sunday in LentYear BRevd Canon Professor Scott CowdellSome Gays come to Jesus
26th October 2014Twentieth Sunday after PentecostYear ARevd Canon Professor Scott CowdellA Holiness worth having
11th May 2014Fourth Sunday of EasterYear A'I am the Gate', but what sort of gate?
4th May 2014Third Sunday of EasterYear AThe Road to Emmaus and back
27th April 2014Second Sunday of EasterYear ADoubt and faith
9th February 2014Fifth Sunday after the EpiphanyYear AThe Gospel, not religion
2nd February 2014The Presentation of Christ in the TempleYear A
29th December 2013First Sunday after ChristmasYear AGod among us
20th October 2013Twenty-second Sunday after PentecostYear CNot like religion at all
28 October 2012Twenty-second Sunday after PentecostYear BJesus changes lives
21 October 2012Twenty-first Sunday after PentecostYear BWhere is God?
14 October 2012Twentieth Sunday after PentecostYear BStatus anxiety
27 November 2011First Sunday of AdventYear BAdvent begins

17th October 2021 Twenty First Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Achieving Recognition, Securing Differentiation."  audio

19th September 2021 Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Forming Christian Character."  audio

5th September 2021 Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "After God's Heart."  audio

1st August 2021 Tenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "I am the bread of life."  audio

18th July 2021 Eighth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Alternative Reality."  audio

4th July 2021 Sixth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "To Comfort the Afflicted and
Afflict the Comfortable."  audio

27th June 2021 Fifth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "God's Gift To Women."  audio

6th June 2021 Second Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Binding the Strong Man."  audio

16th May 2021 The Sunday after Ascension. Year B. . "Caught in the Updraft."  audio

2nd May 2021 St Philip and St James. Year B. . "Philip, James and Knowing God."  audio

25th April 2021 Fourth Sunday of Easter & ANZAC Day. Year B. . "Known unto God."  audio

4th April 2021 Easter Day. Year B. . "The Resurrection: But What about the Eggs?."  audio

1st April 2021 Maundy Thursday. Year B. . "Brave New World."  audio

29th March 2021 Funeral of Bishop Bruce Wilson,
delivered at St James King Street Sydney. Year B. . "Funeral of Bishop Bruce Wilson."  audio

21st March 2021 Fifth Sunday in Lent. Year B. . "The Good News of the Cross."  audio

7th March 2021 Third Sunday in Lent. Year B. . "Marching to a Different Drummer."  audio

28th February 2021 Second Sunday in Lent. Year B. . "Giving Up and Taking Up in Lent."  audio

7th February 2021 Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany. Year B. . "Exorcising Demonic Rivalry."  audio

17th January 2021 Second Sunday after the Epiphany. Year B. . "Epiphany: Knowing and Being Known."  audio

3rd January 2021 The Epiphany. Year B. . "Starlight, Star Bright."  audio

25th December 2020 Christmas Day, Second Eucharist. Year B. . "Christmas: God is Like Alfred Hitchcock."  audio

20th December 2020 Fourth Sunday of Advent. Year B. . "The Virtues and Disciplines of Advent."  audio

6th December 2020 Second Sunday of Advent. Year B. . "Advent Hope."  audio

15th November 2020 Twenty-fourth Sunday after Pentecost. Year A. . "De-Toxifying God: Re-Reading the Parable of the Talents."  audio

1st November 2020 All Saints. Year A. . "All Saints, and just in time. . . ."  audio

18th October 2020 St Luke's Day. Year A. . "St Luke: There is balm in Gilead, there is a physician there."  audio

4th October 2020 St Francis's Day. Year A. . "Recapturing St Francis’ Form of Life."  audio

20th September 2020 Sixteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year A. . "Beyond Christian Values."  audio

6th September 2020 Fourteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year A. . "Under Authority."  audio

23rd August 2020 Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost. Year A. . "The Church: Admirers of Jesus or Members of Christ?."  audio

2nd August 2020 Ninth Sunday after Pentecost. Year A. . "The Detox of our Nuremberged Imaginations."  audio

19th July 2020 Seventh Sunday after Pentecost. Year A. . "Mistrust all in whom the impulse to punish is powerful."  audio

5th July 2020 Fifth Sunday after Pentecost. Year A. . "“Take my yoke upon you and learn from me . . ."."  audio

14th June 2020 Corpus Christi. Year A. . "Corpus Christi: Body, Matter, Violence."  audio

31st May 2020 Pentecost Sunday. Year A. . "Pentecost: Riding the Big Red Tricycle."  audio

17th May 2020 Sixth Sunday of Easter. Year A. . "Easter Means Liberation."  audio

26th April 2020 Third Sunday of Easter. Year A. . "Grown-up Resurrection Faith."  audio

12th April 2020 Easter Day. Year A. . "The Resurrection is a Game Changer."  audio

29th March 2020 Fifth Sunday in Lent. Year A. . "I am the Resurrection and the Life."  audio

15th March 2020 Third Sunday in Lent. Year A. . "Is the Lord among us or not?."  audio

1st March 2020 First Sunday in Lent. Year A. . "Not Failing in the Wilderness."  audio

16th February 2020 Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany. Year A. . "Christian Moral Imagination."  audio

2nd February 2020 Candlemas, Fourth Sunday after the Epiphany. Year A. . "Candlemas: What is the Speed of Light?."  audio

19th January 2020 Second Sunday after the Epiphany. Year A. . "Our Epiphany."  audio

25th December 2019 Christmas Day. Year A. . "Comforted and Confronted by the Word Made Flesh."  audio

15th December 2019 Third Sunday of Advent. Year A. . "No Season for Hard Men."

17th November 2019 TwentyThird Sunday after Pentecost. Year C. . "Burning Issues."

13th October 2019 Eighteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year C. . "Sensible Radicalism."

6th October 2019 Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year C. . "The Wreck of the Deutschland."

8th September 2019 Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year C. . "Real Religious Freedom."

1st September 2019 Twelfth Sunday after Pentecost. Year C. . "God’s Alarming Hospitality and Our Fragile Identity."

18th August 2019 Tenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year C. . "Evensong at St Paul's Manuka - Mary in a Social Media Age."

4th August 2019 Eighth Sunday after Pentecost. Year C. . "True Wisdom."

16th June 2019 Trinity Sunday. Year C. . "A Hybrid Divinity."

2nd June 2019 Sunday after Ascension. Year C. . "Caught Up."

19th May 2019 Fifth Sunday of Easter. Year C. . "On Our Being the Glory of God."

5th May 2019 St Philip and St James. Year C. . "Knowing God by Knowing Jesus."

21st April 2019 Easter Day. Year C. . "Hope Plus."

19th April 2019 Good Friday, Mass of the Pre-Sanctified. Year C. . "Good Friday: Israel Folau Has Got It Wrong."

7th April 2019 Fifth Sunday in Lent. Year C. . "Scandalous!."

17th March 2019 Second Sunday in Lent. Year C. . "The Judgement of our Anxieties."

3rd March 2019 Eighth Sunday after the Epiphany / Transfiguration. Year C. . "George Pell and the Transfiguration."

17th February 2019 Sixth Sunday after the Epiphany. Year C. . "Nothing Need Ever be the Same."

3rd February 2019 Presentation of Christ in the Temple. Year C. . "Candlemas: Outshining the Power of Death."

20th January 2019 Second Sunday after the Epiphany. Year C. . "Sharing Christ's Glory."

6th January 2019 The Epiphany. Year C. . "Epiphany and the Catholic Faith."

16th December 2018 Third Sunday of Advent. Year C. . "What is St Philip’s Here For?."

2nd December 2018 First Sunday of Advent. Year C. . "Advent, Apocalypse, and Good News."

7th October 2018 Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Made For Each Other."

16th September 2018 Seventeenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "It’s Not about Success."

2nd September 2018 Fifteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Chrétiens Sans Frontières."

19th August 2018 Thirteenth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Fear the Lord or Follow the Crowd?."

5th August 2018 Eleventh Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Dr Atomic and the Bread of Life."

17th June 2018 Fourth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "The Difference God Makes."

3rd June 2018 Corpus Christi. Year B. . "On Corpus Christi: Christ’s Thankful, Forward-Looking People."

20th May 2018 Pentecost Sunday. Year B. . "Pentecost: Beyond Cynicism, Fatalism and Groupthink."

6th May 2018 St Philip and St James. Year B. . "Philip, James, and the Apostolic Reality."

22nd April 2018 Fourth Sunday of Easter. Year B. . "The Good Shepherd or the Meat Industry, Take Your Pick …."

1st April 2018 Easter Sunday. Year B. . "Caught up in the New Creation."

29th March 2018 Maundy Thursday. Year B. . "A Tough and Genuine Alternative."

4th March 2018 Third Sunday in Lent. Year B. . "Good and Bad Religion."

21st January 2018 Third Sunday after the Epiphany. Year B. . "Jesus' Call: Good News Not Bad."

22nd March 2015 Fifth Sunday in Lent. Year B. Revd Canon Professor Scott Cowdell. "Some Gays come to Jesus."

26th October 2014 Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost. Year A. Revd Canon Professor Scott Cowdell. "A Holiness worth having."

11th May 2014 Fourth Sunday of Easter. Year A. . "'I am the Gate', but what sort of gate?."

4th May 2014 Third Sunday of Easter. Year A. . "The Road to Emmaus and back."

27th April 2014 Second Sunday of Easter. Year A. . "Doubt and faith."

9th February 2014 Fifth Sunday after the Epiphany. Year A. . "The Gospel, not religion."

2nd February 2014 The Presentation of Christ in the Temple. Year A. . "."

29th December 2013 First Sunday after Christmas. Year A. . "God among us."

20th October 2013 Twenty-second Sunday after Pentecost. Year C. . "Not like religion at all."

28 October 2012 Twenty-second Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Jesus changes lives."

21 October 2012 Twenty-first Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Where is God?."

14 October 2012 Twentieth Sunday after Pentecost. Year B. . "Status anxiety."

27 November 2011 First Sunday of Advent. Year B. . "Advent begins."