December 15, 2017

Matthew 11:16-19

John was rejected for his austerity and Jesus for his generous and inclusive ways. Jesus compares “this generation” to fickle and pouty children. In the end divine Wisdom will uphold the mission of both John and Jesus despite their rejection.

What will it take for this generation to listen to you? I want to rail against them but hear you say, “patience, perseverance, and prayer.”

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