The Kingdom Parables… Matthew 13 (Part 1)

This entry is part 1 of 4 in the series Kingdom Parables

It occurred to me after reviewing last week’s article that although I have led numerous studies on the subject, some of which have been recorded, I’ve never published a commentary on the Kingdom Parables. Therefore my references to them last week may have confused some, so herewith I present my view of the Lord’s description of His Kingdom on Earth.

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The Kingdom Parables… Matthew 13 (Part 2)

This entry is part 2 of 4 in the series Kingdom Parables

This is part 2 of a commentary on the Kingdom Parables of Matthew 13. (If you haven’t had a chance to read part 1 you may want to stop and do so now.)  A parable, as you know, is a heavenly story put into an earthly context. The meaning of the Greek word for parable is “to place alongside” as in a comparison. This means that everything in a parable symbolizes something else. Correctly interpreting the symbols is the key that unlocks understanding.

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The Kingdom Parables… Matthew 13 (Conclusion)

This entry is part 4 of 4 in the series Kingdom Parables

In our 4th and concluding article on the Kingdom parables, we’ll look at the 7th one and discover another mistaken attempt to use these parables to reveal the chronology of end time events. Remember, a parable is a heavenly story put into an earthly context. The meaning of the Greek word for parable is “to place alongside” as in a comparison. This means that everything in the parable symbolizes something else. Correctly interpreting the symbols is the key that unlocks understanding. Let’s begin.

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