Ordinary Time, Proper 8, Year C
Scripture: Luke 9:51-62
Rejection. To the disciples’ horror, the people of the village did not receive Jesus. Retribution, they insisted! “No,” said Jesus, moving on. Follow, they decided. But what would follow mean? Maybe to follow is to hold focus. Staying on focus involves choosing the important and not getting bogged down in the urgent. What is the important that we follow?