Parallel Bible results for Matthew 13:1-9

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Matthew 13:1-9

NAS 1 That day Jesus went out of the house and was sitting by the sea. NIV 1 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat by the lake. NAS 2 And large crowds gathered to Him, so He got into a boat and sat down, and the whole crowd was standing on the beach. NIV 2 Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while all the people stood on the shore. NAS 3 And He spoke many things to them in parables, saying, "Behold, the sower went out to sow; NIV 3 Then he told them many things in parables, saying: "A farmer went out to sow his seed. NAS 4 and as he sowed, some seeds fell beside the road, and the birds came and ate them up. NIV 4 As he was scattering the seed, some fell along the path, and the birds came and ate it up. NAS 5 "Others fell on the rocky places, where they did not have much soil; and immediately they sprang up, because they had no depth of soil. NIV 5 Some fell on rocky places, where it did not have much soil. It sprang up quickly, because the soil was shallow. NAS 6 "But when the sun had risen, they were scorched; and because they had no root, they withered away. NIV 6 But when the sun came up, the plants were scorched, and they withered because they had no root. NAS 7 "Others fell among the thorns, and the thorns came up and choked them out. NIV 7 Other seed fell among thorns, which grew up and choked the plants. NAS 8 "And others fell on the good soil and yielded a crop, some a hundredfold, some sixty, and some thirty. NIV 8 Still other seed fell on good soil, where it produced a crop--a hundred, sixty or thirty times what was sown. NAS 9 "He who has ears, let him hear." NIV 9 He who has ears, let him hear."