Saturday, November 12, 2011
Sermon Pentecost 22A
But I have trouble seeing God that way. There’s no forgiveness, no mercy, and no grace here. If we read this story with God as the boss then God becomes a nasty, punishing, overlord, who demands high levels of spiritual performance from us.
The boss cannot be God, because God does not behave this way.
You might point out that is was the boss who gave out the talents, and isn’t God who gives us our gifts?
But I want to ask, who gave...(whole thing here)