Liberty RLGN 325 Discussion 3 Answers
Thread: Read Jesus’ parable of the good Samaritan in Luke 10:30–35. Contemporize the parable by writing a story of your own that retells the original story so that the effect on the contemporary audience is equivalent to the effect on the original audience.
Replies: Does the contemporary story accurately communicate the meaning of the original parable? Explain.
What is the meaning of the original parable?
What are the parable’s “key elements”?
How does the contemporary story succeed at communicating the meaning of the original parable, or how does it fall short?