All Saints Homilies
The parable of the Publican and the Pharisee teaches us much about prayer. Father Pat looks at three things: the meaning of the temple, the issue of repeated prayer, and authenticity when speaking with God.
In the name of the Father, of the Son, and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
All right. Let’s try it again this Sunday. In what city does this story take place? [Jericho. Laughter] One more time? [Jerusalem! Laughter] Jerusalem. Two men went up to the temple to pray. Where was that, Salt Lake City? [Laughter] [Scornfully:] Jericho! [Laughter] Jerusalem! Two men went up to the temple to pray.
This morning I want to share three thoughts with you, but having…