On the Sunday of the Prodigal Son, Fr. Pat reflects upon human history, the event of Jesus of Nazareth, and upon the true protagonist of this parable.
In the name of the Father and of the Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
Taking my theme from the gospel reading for today, beloved in the Lord, I have in mind to reflect with you on the human inheritance. The operative Greek word in today’s gospel is kleronomia, translated as “inheritance.” The word kleros is any kind of device, like the drawing of straws, the rolling of a die, something of that sort of thing, in order to…