Seventh Sunday after Pentecost
In the name of the Father and of the + Son and of the Holy Spirit. Amen.
"At that time Jesus said, 'I praise you, Father, Lord of heaven and earth, because you have hidden these things from the wise and learned, and revealed them to little children.'"
What are these things that Jesus is talking about? Who are the wise and learned? Who are the little children? All very good questions, and their answers will help to explain this passage from St. Matthew's Gospel. So, let us be about the task of answering them.
What are these things that Jesus is talking about?