Pentecost +8 - Year C
Boasting of mischief done (verse 1) is the result of not having been taught or learned the skill of hospitality. Some have it as a gift, but everyone can develop it as a skill.
It takes a fair amount of trust to find a refuge in kindness for it doesn't provide defensive armor (a star wars shield) or offensive sword (biological weapons).
On another blog we see the internal spat Christians have as some would Solomonly and willingly divide up a baby/bible. Mention hospitality and righteousness is quick to jump to defend itself.
The Enemy Within
The Division-Driven Church