The Parable of the Workers in the Vineyard

1 “For the kingdom of heaven is like a landowner who went out early in the morning to hire workers for his vineyard.

References for Matthew 20:1

2 He agreed to pay them a denariusafor the day and sent them into his vineyard.

References for Matthew 20:2

    • ® 20:2 - A denarius was the usual daily wage of a day laborer.
      3 “About nine in the morning he went out and saw others standing in the marketplace doing nothing.