27th SUNDAY (A) October 4, 2020
Jude Siciliano, OP
From today’s Gospel reading:
Finally, the owner of the vineyard sent his son to [the tenants of the vineyard], thinking, "They will respect my son." But when the tenants saw the son, they said to one another, "This is the heir. Come let us kill him and acquire his inheritance." They seized him, threw him out of the vineyard and killed him."
Jesus is telling us something about God that we need to hear. God doesn't give up on us, even when we have turned away from God. God is even willing to risk looking foolish in our eyes, willing to come again and again to us. God's love doesn't diminish, even when we reject God or live lukewarm lives of faith.
So. we ask ourselves: