The 24th SUNDAY in ORDINARY TIME
Then Peter came to Jesus and asked, "Lord, when my brother sins against me, how many times must I forgive him? Should I forgive him as many as 7 times?" Jesus answered, "I tell you, you must forgive him more than 7 times. You must forgive him even if he does wrong to you 70 times 7."
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"For God loved the world so much that he gave his only Son. God gave his Son so that whoever believes in him may not be lost but have eternal life.
Jesus' mother stood near his cross. Jesus saw his mother. He also saw the follower he loved standing there. He said to his mother, Dear woman, here is your son." Then he said to the follower, "Here is your mother."
Then Jesus said, "What shall I say about the people of this time? What are they like? They are like children sitting in the marketplace. One group of children calls to the other group and says, 'We played music for you, but you did not dance. We sang a sad song, but you did not cry.'
One of the pharisees asked Jesus to eat with him. Jesus went into the Pharisee's house and sat at the table. A sinful woman in the town learned that Jesus was eating at the Pharisee's house. So she brought an alabaster jar of perfume and anointed Jesus' feet.
Jesus was travelling through some cities and small towns preaching the Good News about God's Kingdom. The 12 apostles were with him. There were also some women. There was Mary, Joanna, Susanna and many other women helping in Jesus' Ministry
Jesus tells the parable of the seeds. "A farmer went to plant some seeds, some fell beside the road, the birds ate them. Some fell on rock but with no water they died. Some fell among thorny weeds, the weeds choked the young plants. But some fell on good soil and grew healthy and strong.