They use the conventions of Jewish resistance poetry to challenge Roman occupation.
Season after Pentecost | 16th Sunday in Ordinary Time (Year C)
Amos 8:1-12; Psalm 52; (Genesis 18:1-10a; Psalm 15;) Colossians 1:15-28; Luke 10:38-42
Do we really want God to live with us in a poisoned and degraded world?
by Norman Wirzba September 11, 2017