Reflection for the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A

For the third week now we hear another parable from Jesus about judgement. The parable is especially told for the leadership of Israel but it has some sharp lessons for us too. It is also quite clearly connected to the last two we have heard  – last Sunday and the Sunday before.

We can learn three lessons from this parable: i) to examine our complacency, ii) to sit before the generosity of God – vs our often ungenerous responses and iii) that living the Christian life is demanding – there is something demanded of us.

Join Fr Russell Pollitt SJ as he reflects on the readings for the 28th Sunday in Ordinary Time.

You can find the texts that this reflection is based on in your bible, or simply just hover your mouse over the following references and the texts will also appear:

Isaiah 25:6-10; Psalm 23; Philippians 4:12-14.19-20 & Matthew 22:1-14

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Fr Russell Pollitt SJ

Fr Russell Pollitt SJ is the Director of the Jesuit Institute and is interested in the impact that communications technology has on society and spirituality. He regularly comments on South African Politics and various issues in the Catholic Church.

director@jesuitinstitute.org.za @rpollittsj
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