9.3 Foxlike Herod

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Jul 29 9.3 Immediately, Pharisees came and told Jesus, “Leave this place. Herod Antipas wants to kill you.”

Jesus replied, “Go tell that fox, I expel demons and heal today and tomorrow, and Im perfected on the third day. However, I must travel these three days because no prophets should die outside Jerusalem.” “O Jerusalem, Jerusalem, who kills the prophets1 and stones those sent to her! How often I wanted to gather your children, as a hen gathers her chicks under her wings, but you refused. See! Your house is deserted. I say you wont see me again until you say, Blessed2 is He who comes in the Lords name.