Send articleCommentary to 26th Sunday in Ordinary Time – Year A
The parable of today's gospel depicts three characters: a father and two sons.
No, even when he had said yes, he was not at all in accord with the program of his father. He had only spoken words, empty words. It recalls another saying of Jesus: “Not everyone who says to me, Lord, Lord, will enter into the kingdom of heaven, but the one who does the will of my heavenly Father” (Mt 7:21).