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Sermons Preached on Special Occasions

Joseph Barber Lightfoot



All Things are Yours

S. Michael's Church, Cambridge, April 23, 1872, at the Inauguation of the Cambridge Church Society

The Hearing Ear and the Seeing Eye

S. James's, Piccadilly, 2nd Sunday after Easter, 1873

The Father of Missionaries

S. Michael's Church, Cambridge, S. Andrew's Day, 1876, at the Inauguration of the Cambridge Mission to Delhi

All Things To All Men

S. Paul's Cathedral, S. Mark's Day, 1877, at the Consecration of the first Bishop of Truro

The Whirlwind from the North

Croydon Parish Church, October 9, 1877, before the Croydon Church Congress

Show Me Thy Glory

Durham Cathedral, Trinity Sunday, 1879, after an Ordination held in the Cathedral

Lengthen Thy Cords and Strengthen Thy Stakes

S. Martin's-in-the-Fields, Nov. 3, 1879, at the Opening of the New House of the Society for Promoting Christian Knowledge

Witnessing to Fact

S. Peter's Monkwearmouth, Advent Sunday, 1879, in aid of the fund for constituting the district Church of S. Cuthbert

Both One

Westminster Abbey, June 21, 1881, at the Jubilee of King's College, London

The River of God

Westminster Abbey, June 23, 1881, at the Anniversary of the Society for the Propagation of the Gospel in Foreign Parts

Andrew, Simon Peter's Brother

The Parish Church of S. Andrew Auckland, 1881, at the re-opening of the Church

Many Members and One Body

S. Mary's Church, Glasgow, October 10, 1882, before the Representative Council of the Scottish Episcopal Church

Kings and Priests

S. Paul's Cathedral, May 7, 1883, at the Anniversary Service of the Church of England Sunday School Institute

He Hath Not Dealt So With Any Nation

Wells Cathedral, May 29, 1884, at the Sixth Triennial Festival of Wells Theological College

The Place of Woman in the Gospel

S. Paul's Cathedral, June 19, 1884, at the Anniversary Service of the Girls' Friend Society

The Hope of the Resurrection

Christ Church, Newgate, Tuesday in Easter Week, 1886. Spital Sermon.

An Ensign For The Nations

S. Peter's Wolverhapton, October 3, 1887, before the Church Congress

The Restoration Of Assyria

S. Margaret's Westminster, Sixth Sunday after Trinity, 1888, on behalf of the Archbishop of Canterbury's Mission to the Assyrian Christians