Life is like the Swift Flight of a Sparrow

“The present life of man, O king, seems to me, in comparison of that time which is unknown to us, like the swift flight of a sparrow through the room wherein you sit at supper in winter, with your commanders and ministers, and a good fire in the midst, whilst the storms of rain and…Read more Life is like the Swift Flight of a Sparrow

The Parable of the Rich Fool

The Parable of the Rich Fool by Rembrandt, 1627. The Bible, Luke 12:13-21 (NIV) Someone in the crowd said to him, “Teacher, tell my brother to divide the inheritance with me.” Jesus replied, “Man, who appointed me a judge or an arbiter between you?” Then he said to them, “Watch out! Be on your guard against all kinds of greed;…Read more The Parable of the Rich Fool