Monthly Archives: November 2011

Triumph of the Reign of God

In Matthew’s Gospel, chapter 25, Jesus is gathering his faithful followers for one of the last teaching seminars of his career.  He’s spent a lot of time trying to get his disciples to understand the “Reign of God” concept: what … Continue reading

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Parable of the Talents in Matt. 25

Here’s the bottom line: Jesus says that if someone should happen to give you large sums of his money, the right thing to do is to make a lot of risky investments and hope that your huge risks will result … Continue reading

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What to Say About Those 10 Foolish Virgins???

The readings from the lectionary for this Sunday are kind of a downer if you think about it.  The second reading, from 1 Thessalonians, is about dead people and whether or not they will be able to participate in the … Continue reading

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