Thirteenth Sunday After Pentecost Print
My Dear Brothers and Sisters in Christ:
In this Sunday's Gospel reading, we see the Savior relating a parable and asking the Jewish leaders to pass judgment on the behavior of the people in the parable. Not suspecting that the parable was actually describing them and their evil behavior, they condemn the villains in the parable. By doing this, they were unwittingly condemning themselves. But this is not the only message that the Lord is giving us through this reading. He is also talking to us. (continue)