On this first Sunday in Lent, Christians around the world will hear Matthew’s account of Jesus’ temptation in the wilderness. The movements of the story are familiar: the tempter makes an offer to Jesus three times, and three times Jesus rebuffs him. 514 more words
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The First Sunday in Lent (Year A). March 9, 2014. Genesis 2:15-17, 3:1-7; Psalm 32; Romans 5:12-19; Matthew 4:1-11.
Human beings are not God. When humans do things like misuse their authority to force sexual acts from those under their authority, they are actually playing God. 860 more words