In The Return of the Prodigal Son
, he writes, "I was the elder son for sure.
He begins with the premise that Jesus used the parable of the prodigal son
to point out and expose the Pharisees' hypocrisy when he was confronted by the religious leaders of the day.
Painted in 1662, The Return of the Prodigal Son
(in the Hermitage Museum, Saint Petersburg) depicts both Rembrandt's beloved son Titus, who would die in 1668 at the age of 26, and the artist himself placing his fate into the Father's hands.
Brave choreography in The Prodigal Son
This terrific company has had a pressured fortnight (Romeo and Juliet last week - currently a triple bill)
At Latvian House, closing night's mix of Sammo Hung's martial arts flick, The Prodigal Son
, with hip hop spun by DJ IXL and DJ Excess dazzled the audience.
He is currently completing a screenplay and working as the production manager for the film The Prodigal Son
More often I feel like the prodigal son
(the lost son, in Dutch) because things don't quite work out the way you hope.
IT is my purpose in this essay to explore Shakespeare's use of the parable of the prodigal son
in The Merchant of Venice and to analyze it in relation to what Alan R.
Canon Wright said the parable of the prodigal son
fits into the larger narrative of Jesus and his actions, which provoked people who observed his ministry to ask him questions about it; by extension, he said, Christians ought to do things that would cause people to ask questions.
He told the parable of the prodigal son
to remind us that relationships are more important than rules.
The word "prodigal" appears more often in The Merchant of Venice than in any other play of Shakespeare's, yet the relevance to the play of the parable of the Prodigal Son
has excited little critical attention.
Setting herself outside he pale while clawing to get back in, she was the whole parable of the Prodigal Son
in one stroke.
In fact, the story of the prodigal son
act s as a running commentary on the plight of a generation of urban African American men.
In the film "The Gospel," director Rob Hardy updates the biblical story of the Prodigal Son
with a contemporary story of family, music and hope.
The parable of the prodigal son
is probably among the top three most quoted parables from the Gospels.