“The Parable of the Talents” -Rev. Shada Sullivan


In this sermon, Rev. Shada Sullivan, minister at the Church of the Holy City in Wilmington, Delaware, explores a well-known parable from the Gospels from a Swedenborgian perspective, and relates it to current socio-political, as well as personal issues.

Click below for a printable PDF version of Shada’s sermon:

The Parable of the Talents – Rev. Shada Sullivan


The Reverend Shada Sullivan is a graduate of  United Lutheran Seminary in Philadelphia and The Center for Swedenborgian Studies in Berkeley, CA. She grew up in Australia, and  came to the United States in 1994 to attend Bryn Athyn College, a small Swedenborgian liberal arts college outside of Philadelphia.  She has spent time as a chaplain as a stay-at-home Mom, and as leader of the sermon writing team at NewChurch Live (newchurchlive.tv). She now lives in Huntingdon Valley, Pennsylvania, with her husband and two children and serves the Church of the Holy City in Wilmington as Pastor.

2 thoughts on ““The Parable of the Talents” -Rev. Shada Sullivan

  1. Anonymous says:

    Thank you for this sermon. This has been a problem for me for many years, and I now feel as if a heavy weight has been taken from my shoulder.


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