Monthly Archives: May 2012

“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Sheep and Goats?”

Visit link below for other langauges http://jesusproclaimsthatheisthemessiah.blogspot.com/ In studying the Parable of the Sheep and Goats (Matthew 25:31-46), let’s take a look at just what a parable is. Webster’s New World Dictionary, Second College Edition, defines the parable as “a … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Fig Tree?”

View in foreign language see site below http://jesusproclaimsthatheisthemessiah.blogspot.com/2012/05/what-is-meaning-of-parable-of-fig-tree.html Jesus told the Parable of the Fig Tree—Luke 13:6-9—immediately after reminding His listeners of a tower over the pool of Siloam (John 9:7) which unexpectedly fell and killed eighteen people. The moral … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Two Sons?”

Visit this link for foreign translations. http://jesusproclaimsthatheisthemessiah.blogspot.com/ The Parable of the Two Sons can be found in Matthew 21:28-32. The basic story is of a man with two sons who told them to go work in the vineyard. The first … Continue reading

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“What is the meaning of the Parable of the Prodigal Son?”

Answer: The Parable of the Prodigal Son is found in Luke chapter 15, verses 11-32. The main character in the parable, the forgiving father, whose character remains constant throughout the story, is a picture of God. In telling the story, … Continue reading

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The Bothersome Neighbor

Luke 11:5-8 5 And he said to them, “Which of you who has a friend will go to him at midnight and say to him, `Friend, lend me three loaves; 6 for a friend of mine has arrived on a … Continue reading

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The Birds of Heaven

Scripture: Matthew 6:24-34 (Luke 12:24-27) 24 “No one can serve two masters; for either he will hate the one and love the other, or he will be devoted to the one and despise the other.  You cannot serve God and … Continue reading

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The Rich Fool

Scripture: Luke 12:13-21 13 One of the multitude said to him, “Teacher, bid my brother divide the inheritance with me.” 14 But he said to him, “Man, who made me a judge or divider over you?” 15 And he said … Continue reading

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