THE PARABLE OF THE PHARISEE AND TAX-COLLECTOR
We know from personal experience that things are not always what they appear to be. People are not necessarily what they might seem to be on the surface. The parable of the Pharisee and tax-collector causes us to be reminded of this fact of life. It is a story in which we find a reversal of the normal human perception of spirituality. Let’s read it in Luke 18:9-14.