The Good Samaritan: a story told in Samaria? (Luke 10; Pentecost 5C)

In this second post on the story of “the Good Samaritan” (the story set as the Gospel passage for this coming Sunday), we give consideration to where this story takes place—and whether than matters for how we hear and understand the story. Was Jesus telling this story in Galilee? Or in Jerusalem? Or somewhere else? … Continue reading The Good Samaritan: a story told in Samaria? (Luke 10; Pentecost 5C)