The Sunday gospel lectionary reading for Lent 4 in Year C is the parable of the prodigal son in Luke 15.1–3 and 11b–32, though it is perhaps as well called the parable of the loving father, or the parable of the father and the two sons.
In the video below, James and Ian discuss the passage and reflect on its meaning and application. Is this about atonement, or about repentance? What is the role of the two sons—and where do we see ourselves in the story?
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