While Jesus is dining at the home of a religious leader, he engages the guests in a conversation about the greatest dinner: the Great Banquet celebrating the Kingdom of God.
- What are the most important things in your life? Family? Friends? Business responsibilities? How can any of these become a hindrance to your spiritual life?
- What was your first reaction when you read Jesus telling the disciples that they must hate their families?
- What do you think are the costs involved in following Jesus?