One of my Bible story retellings, The Poor Widow, was recently guest-posted on my friend Laura’s blog, The Living and Enduring Word.
The voices grew louder as more and more people gathered around to watch the discussion.
“Which commandment is the foremost of all?” one of the scribes asked.
She tried hard to listen to the answer. The question was directed toward a young teacher who, for the last hour, had been arguing with the Scribes and Pharisees. However, his manner was different than any she had seen before. He spoke calmly and with a certain confidence that she had not observed among the other teachers of the Law…