Tuesday, 19 February 2019
Mark 12:38 And in His teaching Jesus said, "Beware of the scribes, who like to walk around in long robes and like greetings in the marketplaces ..."
This is an issue for all of us. Do we like a little deference from our colleagues, some recognition for our studies and scholarship, a modicum of respect for our age - there are lots of reasons, none of them bad or unreasonable in themselves. But that's not the way the kingdom works. If we get it, then we get it and that's wonderful, but we cannot demand or expect it of others.