Sermons on Matthew

Sermons on Matthew

Placing the child in the midst of a faith community

Well this is a very human scene.  The disciples are arguing about who is the greatest.  Never mind ‘who puts themselves first will be last’ and all that jazz, the disciples want to know who is the greatest disciple – so utterly human.  And into this argument Jesus calls a child and places him or her into the midst of it all….