Of Mice and Men Essay | Plot Summary 'Of Mice and Men' and how it Relates to the Biblical Gospels

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Plot Summary 'Of Mice and Men' and how it Relates to the Biblical Gospels

Summary: A plot summar of John Steinbeck's "Of Mice and Men" and how it relates to the Biblical Gospel message of what it means to pray and what love and friendship mean.
There are two different accounts in the New Testament of Jesus' disciples asking him how to pray. What has become known as the Lord's Prayer comes in two different forms, this one in today's gospel lesson from Lukei being shorter and less familiar than that in Matthew.ii They seem to stem from separate liturgical traditions in the early church. Matthew has seven petitions, while Luke has only five.iii But Luke alone follows the recitation of the Lord's Prayer with a fascinating parable about the potential limits of friendship in the middle of the night. The point of the parable seems to be that if one is persistent in asking something of a friend, even when it's very inconvenient, one's petitions will be answered. How much more will one be blessed, then, if one is...

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