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Sermon for Sunday, 28th August 2016 (Fourteenth Sunday after Trinity/Ordinary 22)

Aug 26th, 2016 | By | Category: Sermons

“Jesus was going to the house of a leader of the Pharisees to eat a meal.” Luke 14:1

The word “meal” can provide us with an acronym to think about four words from Jesus’ encounter at the house of the Pharisee leader: motivations, esteem, attitude and luncheon.

Thinking of the meal, we ask about motivations. Saint Luke Chapter 14 Verse 1 tells us, “On one occasion when Jesus was going to the house of a leader of the Pharisees to eat a meal on the Sabbath, they were watching him closely.” To invite …