Sermons from St. Matthew's Episcopal Church:
Jul 30, 2023 |
The Ninth Sunday after Pentecost: July 30, 2023.| The Rev. Marissa S. Rohrbach
The Ninth Sunday after Pentecost: July 30, 2023.
In the Gospel for today, we hear a number of parables from Jesus, but none of them are as straightforward as they seem. In fact, some of them are a little edgy? Maybe even sneaky? What is Jesus trying to tell us when he describes the Kingdom of Heaven with these images? And how is that supposed to teach us about living a life of faith?