Contributed by David Roth on Oct 8, 2017
Proper 22 (A) As Christians, we bear fruits of righteousness in our lives because we live in Christ. We are grafted into Him, the true vine. He bore our grapes of wrath so that we may bear grapes at last. Grapes that will last. Now and into eternity.
May the words of my mouth, and the meditations of our hearts, be acceptable in Thy sight,
O Lord, our Rock and our Redeemer. Amen.
“Grapes of Wrath, Grapes at Last”
Our Gospel reading today brings us to a third parable of Jesus about a vineyard. In the first one, the owner of