A Parable of Crisis
In the gospel text of today we have a parable and several sayings all put together in one unit. I like to focus my reflections on the beginning parable, which is truly a
This beginning pericope has been named by some NT commentators as 'the parable of the unjust steward'; others have called it a 'parable of crisis' which is probably truer to Jesus' intention in
telling this parable. Jesus is less concerned with the unjust actions of the steward.