Friends, in our Gospel today, Christ paints a picture of a growing mustard tree, under whose shade all people are invited to dwell. Jesus speaks here, using a parable, about the reign and rule of God. Even now, the kingdom of God—the kingdom that finally matters and endures—is spreading far and wide across the whole world.
Are we called to fraternal correction? Dr. Brant Pitre discusses Ezekiel’s obligation to be a watchman for the house of Israel in Ezekiel 33 and what this means for us today.