Contributed by Jim Pye on Feb 7, 2001
Jesus words are to sustain, encourage, and inspire believers and warn those who trust wealth and popularity to repent, and turn to God in humble dependence upon him.
Luke 6:17-26 : Best to be Blessed.
Year C : The Third Sunday before Lent
17 He went down with them and stood on a level place. A large crowd of his disciples was there and a great number of people from all over Judea, from Jerusalem, and from the coast of Tyre and Sidon, 18 who had come to hear