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Past Sermons and Lectures

Access past sermons, articles and seminars delivered and written by Trinity College staff and other community members.

A Theological Culture for Ministry Education

By the Revd Dr Don Saines, Director, Ministry Education Centre, Theological School Commencement Service, 27 February 2017.

Mother's Day 

By Mr Campbell Bairstow, Dean & Deputy Warden, Trinity College, at Evensong, 8 May 2016.

The Power of Prayer (Luke 18:1–8)

By the Revd Professor Dorothy Lee, Frank Woods Professor in New Testament & Dean of the Theological School, at the Theological School Valedictory Service in November 2014.

Why did Jesus Rise?

By the Revd Professor Dorothy Lee, Frank Woods Professor in New Testament & Dean of the Theological School, for TMA (The Melbourne Anglican) in May 2014.

Why did Jesus Die?

By the Revd Professor Dorothy Lee, Frank Woods Professor in New Testament & Dean of the Theological School, for TMA (The Melbourne Anglican) in April 2014.

Passion (Palm) Sunday

By the Revd Canon Dr Ray Cleary AM, Director of Ministry Formation and Sambell Lecturer in Pastoral and Public Theology at Trinity College Theological School. This sermon was delivered on 13 April 2014 at St Faith's Burwood.

A call to discipleship

By the Revd Canon Dr Ray Cleary AM, Director of Ministry Formation and Sambell Lecturer in Pastoral and Public Theology at Trinity College Theological School. This sermon was delivered on 16 March 2014, the second Sunday in Lent, at Trinity College Chapel's Evensong.

Justice: Reclaiming the voice of theology in the public sphere

By the Revd Canon Dr Ray Cleary AM, Director of Ministry Formation and Sambell Lecturer in Pastoral and Public Theology at Trinity College Theological School. This paper was delivered on 4 February 2014 at the inaugural Theological School's Anglican Summer School.

Australia Day - Epiphany 3

By the Revd Dr Richard Treloar, Vicar of Christ Church South Yarra and CCSY Lecturer in Ministry Studies at Trinity College Theological School. This sermon was delivered on Australia Day 26 January 2014 at CCSY.

Life or death decision inspired by faith in God

By Fr Geoff King SJ, a Jesuit priest and Acting Dean of the United Faculty of Theology, for The Age, Thursday 4 April 2013.

Are workers human?

By McMullin Lecturer and Online Coordinator of the Theological School, Dr David Gormley-O'Brien, for a sermon delivered at Trinity College Chapel in April 2013.

Memory: A theological reflection

By the Revd Professor Dorothy Lee, Frank Woods Professor in New Testament & Dean of the Theological School, for Parish Connections: St James' Church, April 2013.

The best of our belief

By the Revd Professor Dorothy Lee, Frank Woods Professor in New Testament & Dean of the Theological School, for The Age, Sunday 31 March 2013.

Religious Education Forum

Delivered by a panel of invited speakers and chaired by the Director of Ministry Formation and Sambell Lecturer in Pastoral and Public Theology, the Revd Canon Dr Ray Cleary AM, 17 March 2012.