My understanding of Jesus parable of the Good Samaritan
has grown out of interfaith conversations and relationships.
The parable of the Good Samaritan
is one of the best-known in the Bible.
Collectively, these testaments to those who have abandoned or fled their homelands read as a modern-day version of the parable of the Good Samaritan
, in which the immigrants are cast as strangers on the road.
He is perhaps at his most helpful in his discussion of many of the Lukan parables, though even here he is constrained by his main concern: 'Whatever the present parable of the Good Samaritan
may owe to early church retelling or Lukan artistry, there is every reason to think that its imaginative core goes back to the historical Jesus.
offered a powerful reflection on the parable of the Good Samaritan
and asked his audience to recognize our neighbor.
I am reminded of the parable of the Good Samaritan
, where a priest and a Levite both passed by the man in the ditch.
Francis reminds us that we are like the lawyers who asked Jesus about the limits of love and got the parable of the good Samaritan
in return, or like the teachers of the law who brought the woman caught in adultery before Jesus and he turned them away.
25-30 and Mt 15:21-28) and the parable of the Good Samaritan
by which he gave a new definition to one's 'neighbour' proclaim Him as the universal Saviour whose Risen Light blurs all man-made boundaries.
Geoffrey Holroyd, Lay Minister, read the Gospel from Luke 10 verses 25-37 - the Parable of the Good Samaritan
The name comes from the Biblical parable of the Good Samaritan
though the organisation is not linked to any church.
By walking across the border into Samaria (Luke 9:51-55), healing a Samaritan leper (Luke 17:11-16), and narrating the parable of the good Samaritan
(Luke 10:25-29, judged authentic by almost all scholars), Jesus would generate a powerful response, as Josephus insists, in some Judean audiences.
Assistant Chief Constable Sean White read from Luke Chapter 10 -appropriately, the parable of the Good Samaritan