LENT 2014: Reflection for the First Sunday of Lent, March 9

by Jim Forest Genesis 2:7-9, 3:1-7 | Romans 5:12-19 | Matthew 4:1-11 "All these kingdoms I bestow on you if you prostrate yourself in homage to me." (Matthew 4:10) Jesus' last temptation was to trade worship for power. Satan is shown as a power broker. His message: "Center your life on the prince of worldly … Continue reading LENT 2014: Reflection for the First Sunday of Lent, March 9