A Strong and Faithful Welcome

Date: March 6, 2016Liturgical Day: The Fourth Sunday in Lent

extravagant love will we grumble or rejoice our prodigious God

Summary: The “Parable of the Prodigal Son” (sometimes, these days, also referred to as “The Parable of the Prodigal Father”) should actually be called “The Parable of the Unwelcoming Son” — which is what it is all about. The question at hand is, “Will the older son join the party?” Or, for that matter, will we?

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