RS 10 - Prodigal Son

RS 10 - Prodigal Son - Jesus Parables in the Synoptic...

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Jesus’ Parables in the Synoptic Gospels The parable in which I have chosen is the parable of the Prodigal Son. This parable is found in Luke, verse 15 chapters 11-32 (Luke 15:11-32). I believe this parable has a very strong message and is important for people to understand. The Prodigal Son: - Jesus went to say, “There was once a man who had tow sons. The younger one said to him, ‘Father, give me my share of the property now.’ So the man divided his property between his two sons. After a few days the younger son sold his part of the property and left home with the money. He went to a country far away, where he wasted his money in reckless living. He spent everything he had. Than a severe famine spread over that country, and he was left with out a thing. So he went to work for one of the citizens of that country, and he was left without a thing. So he went and hired himself out to one of the citizens in that country, who sent him to his fields to feed the pigs. He would gladly have filled himself with the pods that the pigs were eating; and no one gave him anything. But when he came to himself he said: "How many of my father's hired hands have bread enough and to spare, but here I am dying of hunger! I will get up and go to my father, and I will say to him: 'Father, I have sinned against God and against you; I am no longer worthy to be called your son; treat me like one of your hired servants.' " So he set off and went to his father. But while he was still far off, his father saw him and was filled with compassion; he ran and put his arms around him and kissed him. Then the son said to him: "Father, I have sinned against heaven and before you; I am no longer worthy to be called your son." But the father said to his slaves: "Quickly, bring out a robe the best one and
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