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Bishop Rickel’s Convention Eucharist Sermon

Bishop Rickel’s Convention Eucharist Sermon

The reading today from the Acts of the Apostles begins with the 12 disciples saying, or at least having these words put into their mouths, “It’s not right that we should neglect the word of God in order to wait tables.” That seems kind of like a slight to me. As if that lowly work of waiting tables, we might say this is one of the first whisperings of delusions of grandeur about those in leadership in the church. We

Meeting Mary in Nazareth – Bishop Rickel’s Sermon at Christ Church, Nazareth

Meeting Mary in Nazareth – Bishop Rickel’s Sermon at Christ Church, Nazareth

Christ Church, Nazareth The Rt. Rev. Gregory H. Rickel January 12, 2017 So, we are all here! Finally. It wasn’t easy, but it was a piece of cake compared to those who have known and experienced this journey for thousands of years. Getting here can be difficult, but in the end, it is worth it. I always feel that, and I hope you will too. One of the first times I came with Barry, who has been here far more

Your Kingdom Come – Bishop Rickel’s 2016 Convention Address

Your Kingdom Come – Bishop Rickel’s 2016 Convention Address

Watch the video of Bishop Rickel’s Address to the 106th Annual Convention of the Diocese of Olympia. Listen to the audio recording of Bishop Rickel’s Address to the 106th Annual Convention of the Diocese of Olympia. October 22, 2016 Good People of the Diocese of Olympia, guests, and visitors. It is so very good to be together with you once again and especially for this our 106th Annual Convention. In preparing for this convention and especially for this address, I