Here is a LINK to the updated and revised Lectionary Ruminations 2.0 for Sunday, October 11, 2015, the Twenty-Eighth Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year B)
10:18 What has the Church and Christian community not learned from this verse?
10:19 Why does Jesus refer only to the second tablet of the law rather than both tablets?
10:20 This man is a saint!
10:21 The conundrum: give away your riches and you will have what you lack.
10:22 Was he grieving because he gave up eternal life for riches, or because he gave up
riches for eternal life?
10:23 Do you hear this, 1%?
10:24 The kingdom of heaven must be like flying with all one’s possessions in a carry on.
10:25 It is easier to drive a car through the Queens Blvd. overpass on the Jackie Robinson Pkwy than it is for someone who is rich to enter the kingdom of God.
10:26 Is the answer not obvious? The poor can be saved.
10:27 So even God can enable a rich person to enter the Kingdom of God?
10:28 Peter, also known as “open mouth, insert foot”.
10:29 What relative is not mentioned?
10:30 I can do without the persecution part.
10:31 The classical Christian inversion.