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 Father Edward Barlow; Father Graham Morgan; Father John Gibaut; and our other hon asst. priests; Reader Anne Mower; and subdeacon Graham Holderness.
Sermon by Sion Hughes-Carew, Ordinand, for Gaudete Sunday 2018
Sermon by Canon Anna Matthews, Vicar of St Bene’t’s Cambridge, for our Patronal Festival 2018
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 Patronal Festival 2017
In 2018 our visiting preachers included The Rt Revd Stephen Platten, Hon Asst Bishop; Revd Canon John Record; Fr Stephen Stavrou, Vicar of St Michael & All Angels, Barnes; The Very Revd Nicholas Frayling, Dean of the Order of St John for our Mass on the Green; and Mother Anna Matthews, vicar of St Benet’s, Cambridge, for our Patronal Festival; and Sion Hughes-Carew, Ordinand, for Gaudete Sunday.
In 2017 our visiting preachers included The Very Revd Nicholas Frayling, Dean of the Order of St John for our Patronal Festival and Mark Oakely, Canon Chancellor of St Paul’s, for the Chiswick Book Festival..
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.