The Power of Mystery – The Rev. Christine Love Mendoza – Communion Café

July 30, 2017

    “…Parables, such as Jesus tells in our Gospel lesson today, may seem to be allegorical like fables in the way they say the kingdom of heaven is like this or that, but they function more like myths in their complexity. The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed that even though it is the tiniest of seeds, it grows into the greatest of trees, with room enough for all the birds to nest. The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that, although it is often considered a corrupting agent, when just a little is worked into dough, yeast has the power to transform it and make it rise…”

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