Posts tagged "Pharisees"

The Street Beggars: Do You Give Them the Money?

On a sabbath Jesus went to dine at the home of one of the leading Pharisees. He said to the host who invited him, “When you hold a lunch or a dinner, do not invite your friends or your brothers or sisters or your relatives or your wealthy neighbors, in case they may invite you... Read more »

Exposing the Pharisees

Exposing the Pharisees
“Woe to you, scribes and Pharisees, you hypocrites. You cleanse the outside of cup and dish, but inside they are full of plunder and self-indulgence. Blind Pharisee, cleanse first the inside of the cup, so that the outside also may be clean.” – From today’s Gospel, Matthew 23:23-26 In my Weekday Missal, the Gospel is... Read more »