About This Episode
Jesus gives us seven parables of the kingdom in Matthew’s gospel. From the parable of the sower and the seed to the pearl of great price, they all show how the kingdom will be manifested on earth. In this episode, Scott Hahn points to the unlikely features of Christ’s kingdom.
Special thanks to the Franciscan University Conference Office. This episode’s featured audio comes from a past Defending the Faith Conference. To learn more about upcoming conferences, visit SteubenvilleConferences.com/Adult.
Visit StPaulCenter.com for Scott Hahn’s Sunday Bible Reflections, online Bible Studies, and more.
The Gospel of Matthew is sometimes called the Gospel of the Kingdom because of its focus on the kingdom. Learn more in “Proclaiming the Kingdom: The Gospel of Matthew,” a free online Bible study by the St. Paul Center.
For more on the Eucharist as the manifested kingdom of God, read “Victim and Priest: Christ’s Sacrifice in the Eucharist” by Lawrence Feingold on the St. Center’s blog.