Along with the Eucharist, perhaps one of the more intellectually challenging stories of Christ’s life on earth – and the last one of him as a child. I’m talking about the Finding In The Temple.
Many questions could be asked, beginning with what Jesus was actually doing in the Temple. His public ministry was years away, and I have never been to a major religious facility where it was possible to tie up the bigwigs in a discussion of days’ duration just on a whim. So, the question remains: what was he doing?