The Parable of the Rich Fool (Lk 12:13-21)

Where did this “rich man” go so wrong that he is called a “fool” by God? The evangelist Luke introduces this parable by recounting a request made of Jesus to settle the matter of a disputed inheritance. In his somewhat harsh-sounding response to the one who made the request, Jesus does not directly address the matter […]

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About Bernard Camiré, SSS

Blessed Sacrament Father Bernard Camiré is the parochial vicar of Saint Jean Baptiste Church in New York City. This series on the parables of Jesus originally appeared in the parish bulletin and is being serialized in Emmanuel.