Pope Unpacks Parables Before Sunday Angelus
Pope Francis on March 3, 2019, unpacked the several parables of the day’s gospel, Luke 6: 39-45. His remarks preceded the praying of the noonday Angelus with the large crowd of pilgrims from around the world gathered in St. Peter’ Square.
The gospel is just six verses, but includes some of the most famous parables of Jesus:
“Can a blind man lead a blind man?”
“Why do you see the speck that is in your brother’s eye, but do not notice the log that is in your own eye?”
“For no good tree bears bad fruit, nor again does a bad tree bear good