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The Addiction of Honor

Cycle COrdinary TimeWeek 22

by Bishop Robert BarronSeptember 02, 2007

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The lust for honor interrupts the great banquet that God wants us to enjoy. This is why Jesus interrupts the interruption in today's Gospel, urging people purposely to take the lowest place and to entertain only those who cannot repay the favor. We must free ourselves of the addiction to honor!