Tag Archives: Parables of Jesus

Matthew 13: 44-53 Treasures Old and New

Matthew 13: 44-53 44 “The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field, which someone found and hid; then in his joy he goes and sells all that he has and buys that field. 45 “Again, the kingdom … Continue reading

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Matthew 13: 24-43 Parables of Weeds, Seeds and Leaven

Matthew 13: 24-43 24 He put before them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven may be compared to someone who sowed good seed in his field; 25 but while everybody was asleep, an enemy came and sowed weeds among the … Continue reading

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Matthew 13: 1-23 Parable of the Sower

Matthew 13: 1-23 Parallel: Mark 4: 1-20; Luke 8: 4-15 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the sea. 2 Such great crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat there, … Continue reading

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The Kingdom of Fools

Into the fertile fields committed to the harvest wheat and tares are allowed to grow together And the kingdom of heaven grows from the inconspicuous seed into the noxious bush Making a mockery of the cedars of Lebanon or the … Continue reading

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Images for the 23rd Sunday after Pentecost/ Lectionary 29

Luke 18: 1-8, the Parable of the Unjust Judge, and Genesis 32: 22-31, Jacob wrestles and is renamed Israel There are not a lot of images for the Parable of the Unjust Judge, but here is one: For the reading … Continue reading

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