Category Archives: Parables

The Cost Of Discipleship

In the same way, any of you who does not give up everything he has cannot be my disciple. Luke 14:33 (NIV) Surrender I give up. I surrender. I’ve counted the cost and I can’t do it. You can’t do … Continue reading

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The Persistent Widow

Then Jesus told his disciples a parable to show them that they should always pray and not give up.  He said: “In a certain town there was a judge who neither feared God nor cared about men.  And there was … Continue reading

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The Rich Man And Lazarus

“He answered, ‘Then I beg you, father, send Lazarus to my father’s house, for I have five brothers. Let him warn them, so that they will not also come to this place of torment.’ “Abraham replied, ‘They have Moses and … Continue reading

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The One Who Had Mercy On Him

“Which of these three do you think was a neighbor to the man who fell into the hands of robbers?” The expert in the law replied, “The one who had mercy on him.” Jesus told him, “Go and do likewise.” … Continue reading

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Two Men Owed Money To A Certain Moneylender

“Two men owed money to a certain moneylender. One owed him five hundred denarii, and the other fifty. Neither of them had the money to pay him back, so he canceled the debts of both. Now which of them will … Continue reading

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He Went To Look For Fruit On It

Then he told this parable: “A man had a fig tree, planted in his vineyard, and he went to look for fruit on it, but did not find any. So he said to the man who took care of the … Continue reading

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Whoever Can Be Trusted With Very Little Can Also Be Trusted With Much

“The master commended the dishonest manager because he had acted shrewdly. For the people of this world are more shrewd in dealing with their own kind than are the people of the light. I tell you, use worldly wealth to … Continue reading

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A Farmer Went Out To Sow His Seed

Then he told them many things in parables, saying: “A farmer went out to sow his seed. As he was scattering the seed, some fell along the path, and the birds came and ate it up. Some fell on rocky … Continue reading

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Sheep From The Goats

“When the Son of Man comes in his glory, and all the angels with him, he will sit on his throne in heavenly glory. All the nations will be gathered before him, and he will separate the people one from … Continue reading

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The Lost Sheep

“Suppose one of you has a hundred sheep and loses one of them. Does he not leave the ninety-nine in the open country and go after the lost sheep until he finds it? And when he finds it, he joyfully … Continue reading

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