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Liturgical day: Tuesday 28th in Ordinary Time

Gospel text (Lk 11,37-41): As Jesus was speaking, a Pharisee asked him to have a meal with him. So He went and sat at table. The Pharisee then wondered why Jesus did not first wash his hands before dinner. As Jesus was speaking, a Pharisee asked him to have a meal with him. So He went and sat at table. The Pharisee then wondered why Jesus did not first wash his hands before dinner. But the Lord said to him, «So then, you Pharisees, you clean the outside of the cup and the dish, but inside yourselves you are full of greed and evil. Fools! He who made the outside, also made the inside. But according to you, by the mere giving of alms everything is made clean».

Illustration: Pili Piñero

Today the Master, who has no fixations, is eating with a Pharisee. Jesus is everyone's friend. And as a good friend, he does not remain silent and reveal the vices: " You Pharisees, you clean the outside of the cup and the dish, but inside yourselves you are full of greed and evil."

- "This is still valid for us. Us?, Indeed! Here are some of our favorite “hobbies”: "the politically correct", "to play sneaky tricks" ... The way things are done regardless of the meaning. Sound familiar?