Amy Richter

The Rev. Dr. Amy Richter is an Episcopal priest, currently living in Mont-Tremblant, Quebec, Canada. She is the author and editor of several books, including Common Prayer: Reflections on Episcopal Worship and Saving Words: 20 Redemptive Words Worth Rescuing, published by Cascade.

Sermons and Bible Studies

I Am the Bread of Life…, Proper 13 (B) – 2009

August 02, 2009

Jesus said, “I am the bread of life. Whoever comes to me will never be hungry, and whoever believes in me will never be thirsty.” A widower had some raspberry […]

Freedom of Choice, Advent 4 (B) – 2008

December 21, 2008

Of today’s gospel lesson, Frederick Buechner, in his book Peculiar Treaures, wrote: “She struck the angel Gabriel as hardly old enough to have a child at all, let alone this child, […]

Today’s Gospel Story…, Palm Sunday (A) – 2008

March 16, 2008

Today’s gospel story, at the heart of the Church’s faith, should be at the heart of our faith: that Jesus would live and die for us. That Jesus would say […]

Here We Are…, Advent 4 (A) – 2007

December 23, 2007

Here we are, on the fourth Sunday of Advent. Christmas Eve is just around the corner. Ready or not, it’s just about time for the Christmas story, told by carol, […]

Just Looking…, Proper 26 (C) – 2007

November 04, 2007

“Just looking, thanks.” When a salesperson in a store approaches us to see if they can be of assistance, we may say these words to keep them at a safe […]

God Is Deeply…, Proper 19 (C) – 2007

September 16, 2007

God is deeply in love with each of us. Not just humanity in general, but each and every person. To make this truth about God plain, Jesus tells two parables, […]

Of All the Issues…, Proper 16 (C) – 2007

August 26, 2007

Of all the issues facing the church 120 years ago, one that was considered so pressing that it was addressed by bishops throughout the Anglican Communion at the Lambeth Conference […]

How Do You Spend Time…, Proper 28 (B) – 2006

November 19, 2006

How do you spend time? How will you live this day? Each of our lessons appointed for this Sunday has something to do with the end of time, with a […]

Who Hasn’t Been Impressed…, Lent 1 (B) – 2006

March 05, 2006

Who hasn’t been impressed by the beauty of a rainbow? Rainbows have the quality of wonder: yes, there is a scientific explanation for how light is refracted in a certain […]

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