Sunday Bible Reflection


Counting the Cost: Scott Hahn Reflects on the 23rd Sunday in Ordinary Time

Posted on August 26, 2016

Readings:

Wisdom 9:13-18
Psalm 90:3-6, 12-17
Philemon 1:9-10, 12-17
Luke 14:25-33

Like a king making ready for battle or a contractor about to build a tower, we have to count the cost as we set out to follow Jesus. 

Our Lord today is telling us upfront the sacrifice it will take. His words aren't addressed to His chosen few, the Twelve, but rather to the "great crowds" -...

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