and the enemy who sows them is the devil. The harvest is the end of the age, and the harvesters are angels.
References for Matthew 13:39
“As the weeds are pulled up and burned in the fire, so it will be at the end of the age.
The Son of Man will send out his angels, and they will weed out of his kingdom everything that causes sin and all who do evil.
References for Matthew 13:41
They will throw them into the blazing furnace, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth.
References for Matthew 13:42
Then the righteous will shine like the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Whoever has ears, let them hear.
References for Matthew 13:43
“The kingdom of heaven is like treasure hidden in a field. When a man found it, he hid it again, and then in his joy went and sold all he had and bought that field.
References for Matthew 13:44
“Again, the kingdom of heaven is like a merchant looking for fine pearls.
References for Matthew 13:45
When he found one of great value, he went away and sold everything he had and bought it.
“Once again, the kingdom of heaven is like a net that was let down into the lake and caught all kinds of fish.
References for Matthew 13:47
When it was full, the fishermen pulled it up on the shore. Then they sat down and collected the good fish in baskets, but threw the bad away.
This is how it will be at the end of the age. The angels will come and separate the wicked from the righteous
References for Matthew 13:49