On 21st May 1999, Richard was honoured to be invited to preach in the presence of Her Majesty the Queen and Prince Philip at the service in the University Church of St Mary the Virgin, Oxford to celebrate the 750th anniversary of the first benefaction for higher education anywhere in the English-speaking world, the bequest
Richard preached this sermon, The Virginia Window of the Sower, on the stained glass windows which were installed in the new Immanuel Chapel at Virginia Theological Seminary, Alexandria, Virginia, in 2018.
Richard Burridge · The Warburton Lecture/Sermon 2019 At Lincoln’s Inn on Sunday 23 June 2019, Richard delivered the 2019 Warburton Lecture/Sermon on the theme of ‘You have heard that it was said… but I say to you’. The subtitle was ‘Life, death and the (re)interpretation of scriptural and legal texts in a time of turmoil.’
Advent Eucharist Service at St Mary le Strand On Sunday 17 December 2017, Richard preached and presided at the Eucharist in St Mary le Strand, where he and the other Anglican priests in the King’s College Chaplaincy team of the time were licensed clergy. The readings for Advent 3 were Isaiah 61.1-4, 8-11; Psalm 126;
King’s College London, Autumn term sermon series on the Beatitudes On Wednesday 18 October 2017, the Dean gave a sermon on Psalm 37.1-11 and Matthew 5.1-5 as part of the College’s Autumn term sermon series on the Beatitudes. Photo by Kotomi
On Sunday 5 March 2017, Richard gave a sermon at All Saints Anglican Church in Rome on the first Sunday of Lent. This followed one week on from a visit by Pope Francis to the church, the first time a Pope has visited an Anglican church in Rome, and part of All Saints 200th anniversary