Today’s Text: Luke 9:57-62
Today’s reading contains 3 short incidents in which Jesus cautions men about what it really means to follow him. The first has to do with loss of personal convenience, the second and third have to do with family.
To the man who asked to go and bury his father Jesus said, “Let the dead bury the dead, you go preach the kingdom of God”. Is it wrong to bury your father if you are following Jesus? Why did Jesus say this?