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Because everyone will be salted with fire, Mark 9:49. Jesus in the Gospels tells us about the daily things of life: the bread (John 6), the door (John 10: 9), the good shepherd (John 10:11). Fire is a symbol of purification and enlightenment, let us remember the tongues of fire at Pentecost, in Acts 2: 1-13.The salt symbolizes the taste…
Wisdom in the Gospels is called in various ways, is called the key of ciencie (Luke 11:52), is also called the salt of the world (Matthew 5:13).Jesus compared himself to the door of salvation in reference to living wisely (John 10:9).Why is the wisdom compared with the salt? Because the wisdom responds to the desire for the good. The desire…
The Parable of the Good Samaritan (Luke 10:25-37) is a parable or ethical story that teaches us that there are two styles of life: "we practice the sin or we live righteously".At first glance it seems a case of mercy, but if it is so, would not be the Pharisees. The Pharisees are in this parable to show the contrast…
Tomas Aquinas explains that blindness is a state of deprivation, the mole and the blind man are deprived of view, one by his own gender, the other by accident. A deprivation is something that by nature should be possessed but for some reason we do not have. By nature is understood what the being tends towards his development. The Bible…

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