The Mission of the Son of Man

The Mission of the Son of Man

Proper 20: Pentecost 18 If I said, “Silly rabbit,” could you finish the saying? Of course, we all know, “Trix are for kids.” When I was a child, no matter how the rabbit would try some trick to get some Trix cereal, something would happen and he would fail. Then the kids would all say, “Silly rabbit. Trix are for kids!” As a child I often wondered why the rabbit never understood something so simple. “The Son of Man is going to be delivered into the hands of men, and they will kill him. And when he is killed, after three days he will rise. But they did not understand the saying, and were afraid to ask him.” When reading our Gospel lesson for this...Read more