Sermon Highlights written by Shelton Radix
Life is not futile, if we practice being rich toward God
With every blessing and peace,
The Rev. Canon Dr. Brian A. Jemmott
The Rev. Canon Dr. Brian Jemmott serves as Canon to the Ordinary and Transitions Officer of the Diocese of New Jersey. Canon Jemmott joined the diocese in February 2016 as Canon Missioner for Black Ministries. A year later he was appointed by The Right. Rev. Bishop Stokes to his current position. Canon has been dubbed “The Singing Priest”.
Ordained a priest in the Diocese of Trinidad and Tobago in the Province of the West Indies on the Feast of St. Matthew, September 21, 1991, Fr. Jemmott has served in the Diocese of Atlanta since 1997 as a parish priest and in campus ministry. He was the rector of the Church of the Holy Cross in Atlanta since 2006. Fr. Jemmott earned a Doctor of Ministry degree from Episcopal Divinity School in 2009. His thesis was titled, “Other Sheep I Have: Realizing God’s Kingdom Beyond the Margins by Celebrating God’s Diversity in the Black Episcopal Church.”