The Sowing Of The Kingdom

Listen | Watch | Matthew 13:1-9, 18-23

We have been looking at the parables of Jesus. The word parable comes from a compound Greek word. “Para” which means alongside and “bole” means to throw. When Yeshua speaks a parable He takes that which is unfamiliar and throws it down alongside that which is familiar. Look at verses 10 and 11 in this chapter. Jesus offers us these parables so that we can use them as spiritual handles to reach down and pick up spiritual truth. Continue reading