Appearing at a hearing, he was asked what he had taught.

He answered, “That was open, ask my hearers what they got.”

A bailiff struck him on the face; he asked what that was for.

The meeting then adjourned. They didn’t want him anymore. 

Image:   Master of Saint-Nicholas-des-Champs Christ before the Judges, 1350 

Source:  John 18:19-24

Text:  David Alexander, 2022  CC BY-NC SA 4.0

Tune:  Leveque, Public Domain


Audio:  Used by Permission

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