St Michael’s invites many outside clergy to preach at its major services, supplementing the fine preaching of its own team – Father Kevin Morris, our vicar; associate vicar Father Fabrizio Pesce; assistant priest Fr Edward Barlow; Mother Sarah Lenton, Father Graham Morgan and our other hon asst. priests; Reader Anne Mower; and subdeacon Graham Holderness.
Sermon by Mark Oakely, Canon Chancellor of St Paul’s, for the Chiswick Book Festival 2017
Sermon by The Very Revd Nicholas Frayling, Dean of the Order of St John, for our Feast of Title 2017
In 2015 our visiting preachers include Father Michael Bowie, Assistant Priest at All Saints, Margaret Street for The Baptism of Our Lord; Rt Revd Graeme Knowles, Hon Assistant Bishop of Ipswich and St Edmundsbury for Candlemass & Blessing of our new Icons; Rt Revd Paul Williams, Bishop of Kensington for our Confirmation service; Revd Dr Christina Beardsley, Chaplain of Chelsea and Westminster Hospital for the Easter Triduum, Canon Nicola Stanley, Precentor of Bristol Cathedral for Corpus Christi; Fr Lindsay McKenna, Vicar of St Andrew the Apostle, Catford for our Mass on the Green; and Fr Nick Mercer, Vicar General for the London College of Bishops for our Feast of Title.
In 2014 our visiting preachers included: Rt Revd Paul Williams, the Bishop of Kensington, for our Confirmation service; Canon Jeremy Davies, former Canon Precentor of Salisbury Cathedral, for our Mass on the Green; Canon Leanne Roberts, Treasurer of Southwark Cathedral, for Corpus Christi; the former Archbishop of Canterbury, the Rt Revd. and Rt Hon. Lord Williams of Oystermouth for Fr Kevin’s 25th Anniversary Choral High Mass; and Rt Revd. Michael Marshall, Hon Asst. Bishop in the Diocese of London, for our Patronal Festival Sunday and Feast of Title.