Send articleCommentary to the 22nd Sunday in Ordinary Time (C)
Today's Gospel contains two teachings of similar styles. Both start with when, "When you go to a banquet" and " When you give a banquet." Both have a cautioning phrase, don’t. "Don't sit at a high place, lest you be put down," and "Don't put out a spread for the rich to impress them, lest you already receive your reward."