How Can Salt Lose Its Flavor? 5

Insipid, tasteless, bad taste, all words we use to describe a distasteful culinary experience, and the behavior or style of people who tend to disgust us.  What is the sense behind these unsavory metaphors?

In today’s Gospel reading (Matt 5:13-16), Jesus uses a salty analogy to remind his followers how they ought to behave:  More…