Tuesday, August 27. Read Luke 14:1, 7-14. Imagine you are giving a party inviting the poor, crippled, lame, and blind in today’s world. How would you need to engage your creativity to offer them your hospitality?
Words from The Word: But when you give a banquet, invite the poor, the crippled, the lame, and the blind.
-Luke 14:13, NRSV
Audio Lectio: Pray the scripture from Luke 14:12-14. Jesus’ invitation to the banquet.
Spiritual Tools: Practice the Ignatian Method.
Prayer: O God of Hospitality, transform me into a host like you, welcoming all those who the world has rejected. Amen.
Art Credit: Bastien-Lepage, Jules, 1848-1884. Blind Beggar. Art in the Christian Tradition, a project of the Vanderbilt Divinity Library, Nashville, TN. Original source: http://commons.wikimedia.org/wiki/File:Jules_Bastien-Lepage_The_Blind_Beggar.jpg.
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