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 August 26th 2007 A.D. - 21 Sunday in Ordinary Time Lk 11, 21-30

August 26th 2007 A.D.

21st Sunday in Ordinary Time Lk 11, 21-30

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 This is a chilling Gospel. Jesus sounds like hes tired and in a bad mood. Yet how chilling is the threat that he will say to some people, Dont know you. Hes probably fed up with people asking him the silly question about how many people will be saved. Dont they know that the Father in heaven is nothing but forgiveness and love? Hes saying to them, get with it! Dont waste your time with such silliness. Take advantage of all I have to tell you about the Father while Im still around to tell you my stories.

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  Once upon a time a very important public official visited a certain family. They were all honored to have him in their house and they served him some of the best Irish soda bread in all the world. Then, instead of listening to what the man might have come to say, they began to talk. Indeed they babbled. Their visitor did not have a chance to get in a word edgewise. Finally, they ran out of steam and quieted down. Then the driver of his car honked. He sighed and got up and said hed enjoyed the conversation and the soda bread and pot of hot tea and he was sorry but he had to run. He hoped they could talk some other time. He may have sighed with relief as he got out of the house, but if he did no one noticed. 

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Finally, they ran out of steam and quieted down. Then the driver of his car honked. He sighed and got up and said hed enjoyed the conversation and the soda bread and pot of hot tea and he was sorry but he had to run. He hoped they could talk some other time. He may have sighed with relief as he got out of the house, but if he did no one noticed
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