Tag Archives: Scribes

The Image Issue

This last Sunday we tackled the passage in Mark 12:38-40 where Jesus says “Beware of the scribes.” Jesus warns his followers to watch out for the personal arrogance, entitlement, and manipulative greed that marked these men steeped in religion. He … Continue reading

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When Traditions Grow Teeth

Traditions can be meaningful and deep and significant, unifying us with a beloved history, a family tree, or the soil of a community whose roots have grown strong for generations. But traditions can also grow teeth. Traditions that grow teeth … Continue reading

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