Sermons

Please click on the links below to download the most recent sermons by the Reverend Matthew Pollard, Rector at Bridlington Priory.

Archived sermons (from 2015/2016) are available here.

AUGUST 2018
12th Aug 2018 11th Sunday after Trinity
1 Kings 19: 4 – 8; John 6: 35, 41 – 51
5th Aug 2018 10th Sunday after Trinity
Exodus 16: 2 – 4, 9 – 15; John 6: 24 – 35
JULY 2018
28th Jul 2018 Sermon for Bad Sazuflen
Jeremiah 1: 4 – 10; Philippians 3: 7 – 11; Matthew 25: 14 – 30
22nd Jul 2018 Feast of Mary Magdalene 2018 (Evensong)
Zephaniah 3: 14 – end; Mark 15: 40 – 16:7
15th Jul 2018 7th Sunday after Trinity (Evening)
Ecclesiasticus 4: 11 – end; Luke 10: 25 – 37
8th Jul 2018 6th Sunday after Trinity
Jeremiah 20: 1 – 11a; Romans 14: 1 – 17
1st Jul 2018 5th Sunday after Trinity
Wis of Sol 1: 13 – 15; 2: 23 – 24; Mark 5: 21 – 43
JUNE 2018
24th June 2018 Birth of John the Baptist / Mothers’ Union Celebration
Isaiah 40: 1 – 11; Luke 1: 57 – 66, 80
MAY 2018
13th May 2018 7th Sunday of Easter
Acts 1: 15 – 17, 21 – end; John 17: 6 – 19
6th May 2018 6th Sunday of Easter
Acts 10: 44 – end; John 15: 9 – 17
APRIL 2018
22nd Apr 2018 4th Sunday of Easter
Exodus 16: 4 – 15; Revelations 2: 12 – 17
FEBRUARY 2018
25th Feb 2018 2nd Sunday of Lent
Romans 4: 13 – end; Mark 8: 31 – end
11th Feb 2018 Great Gale Service
2 Corinthians 4: 3 – 6; Mark 9: 2 – 9
JANUARY 2018
28th Jan 2018 Candlemas 2018 (Choral Evensong)
Haggai 2. 1 – 9; John 2. 13 – 22
14th Jan 2018 2nd Sunday of Epiphany (Evensong)
Isaiah 60: 9 – end; Hebrews 6: 17 – 7: 10
7th Jan 2018 Baptism of Christ 2018
Acts 19. 1 – 7; Mark 1. 4 – 8
OCTOBER 2017
15th Oct 2017 18th Sunday after Trinity 2017
Proverbs 3: 1 -18; Mark 10: 19 – 31
8th Oct 2017 Mayor’s Civic Service 2017
Isaiah 5: 1 – 7; Matthew 21: 33 – end
SEPTEMBER 2017
24th Sep 2017 15th Sunday After Trinity (Evensong)
Jonah 3: 10 – 4: end; Matthew 20: 1 – 16
10th Sep 2017 13th Sunday After Trinity (Evensong)
Ezekiel 12: 21 – 13: 16; Acts 19: 1 – 20
3rd Sep 2017 12th Sunday After Trinity
2 Kings 6: 24 & 25; 7: 3 – end; Acts 18: 1 – 16
AUGUST 2017
6th Aug 2017 Transfiguration, Feast of 2017
Luke 9: 29 – 36
JULY 2017
30th July 2017 7th Sunday After Trinity
1 Kings 3: 5 – 12; Matthew 13: 31 – 33, 44 – 52
9th July 2017 4th Sunday After Trinity (Evensong)
2 Samuel 2: 1 – 10, 3: 1; Luke 18: 31 – 19: 10
1st July 2017 3rd Sunday After Trinity
Jeremiah 28: 5 – 9; Matthew 10: 40 – end
JUNE 2017
25th June 2017 2nd Sunday After Trinity
Jeremiah 20: 7 – 13; Matthew 10: 24 – 39

2nd Sunday After Trinity (Evensong)
1 Samuel 24: 1 – 17; Luke 14: 12 – 24
18th June 2017 1st Sunday After Trinity
1 Samuel 21; Luke 11: 14 – 28
11th June 2017 Trinity Sunday 2017
Isaiah 6: 1 – 8; John 16: 5 -15
4th June 2017 Pentecost 2017 (Evensong)
Joel 2: 21 – end; Acts 2: 14 – 21
MAY 2017
28th May 2017 7th Sunday of Easter
Acts 1: 6 – 11; John 17: 1 – 11

7th Sunday of Easter (Evensong)
Ephesians 1: 15 – end
14th May 2017 5th Sunday of Easter
Acts 7: 5 – end; John 14: 1- 14
7th May 2017 4th Sunday of Easter (Evensong)
Ezra 3: 1 – 13; Ephesians 2: 11 – 22
APRIL 2017
9th Apr 2017 Palm Sunday 2017 (Evening, Sung Eucharist)
Isaiah 5: 1 – 7; Matthew 21: 1 – 11
MARCH 2017
26th Mar 2017 4th Sunday of Lent
Micah 7 & James 5
5th Mar 2017 1st Sunday of Lent
Romans 5: 12 – 19; Matthew 4: 1 – 11
FEBRUARY 2017
26th Feb 2017 1st Sunday Before Lent (Evening)
2 Kings 2: 1 – 12; Matthew 17: 9 – 23
19th Feb 2017 2nd Sunday Before Lent (Evening)
Proverbs 8: 1, 22 – 31; Luke 12: 16 – 31
5th Feb 2017 4th Sunday Before Lent
1 Corinthians 2: 1 – 12; Matthew 5: 13 – 20

4th Sunday Before Lent (Evensong)
Amos 2: 4 – end; Ephesians 4: 17 – end
JANUARY 2017
30th Jan 2017 Candlemas 2017
Genesis 28: 10 – end; (Philemon 1 – 16); Malachi 3: 1 – 5
22nd Jan 2017 3rd Sunday of Epiphany
1 Corinthians 1: 10 – 18; Matthew 4: 12 – 23
15th Jan 2017 2nd Sunday of Epiphany (Evening)
(Ezekiel 2.1 – 3.4); John 1: 43 – end
8th Jan 2017 Baptism of Christ 2017
Acts 10: 34 – 43; Matthew 3: 13 – end