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Conversation with Bishop William Willimon - 30 Good Minutes

The Rev. Dr. William H. Willimon (UMC)
Hosts Daniel Pawlus and Lydia Talbot in conversation with William Willimon, who says the Bible gives the poor the dignity of being special objects of concern, and the rich, Jesus says, have special responsibilities because of the gifts they've enjoyed.
Bishop Kenneth Carter

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Luke 16:19-31

Proper 21 - Year C

September 30, 2007

Bishop Kenneth Carter (UMC)

The Rev. Dr. Kenneth Carter is pastor of Providence United Methodist Church in Charlotte, NC.

"It's not what I don't understand about the Bible that bothers me," someone once remarked. "It's what I do understand!" That comment could be about today's scripture, a story about an anonymous rich man and a poor man named Lazarus. In the story one has a feast, the other a famine. One's life is a party, the other misery. As Jesus tells the story these two are interdependent, although they live in different worlds.

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