Third Sunday of Lent (3/24)
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Third Sunday of Lent (3/24)

In today’s Gospel Jesus mentions two horrific local events – the villainous Pilate slaying some Galilean opponents and a tower unexpectedly falling and killing 18 people (Luke 13:1-9). In Jesus’ day people believed that tragedies of these sorts came upon people because they were nefarious sinners. Jesus explains that neither situation is deserving because the...