When the season came, he sent a slave to the tenants to collect from them his share of the produce of the vineyard. But they seized him, and beat him, and sent him away empty-handed. (Mark 12:2-3)
How long will we beat and kill
those who come for a share
Seen above (and on home-page mastheads): “Garden Wall” by Kathrin Burleson.
Readings are from Streams of Mercy: a meditative commentary on the Bible by Ann Kristin Haldors Fontaine (used with permission of the author).