He said to them, "Do you bring in a lamp to put it under a bowl or a bed? Instead, don't you put it on its stand?1
For whatever is hidden is meant to be disclosed, and whatever is concealed is meant to be brought out into the open.2
If anyone has ears to hear, let him hear."3
"Consider carefully what you hear," he continued. "With the measure you use, it will be measured to you--and even more.4
Whoever has will be given more; whoever does not have, even what he has will be taken from him."5
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