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Matthew 13:24-43

NIV 24 Jesus told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field. NIV 24 Jesus told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a man who sowed good seed in his field. NIV 25 But while everyone was sleeping, his enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and went away. NIV 25 But while everyone was sleeping, his enemy came and sowed weeds among the wheat, and went away. NIV 26 When the wheat sprouted and formed heads, then the weeds also appeared. NIV 26 When the wheat sprouted and formed heads, then the weeds also appeared. NIV 27 “The owner’s servants came to him and said, ‘Sir, didn’t you sow good seed in your field? Where then did the weeds come from?’ NIV 27 “The owner’s servants came to him and said, ‘Sir, didn’t you sow good seed in your field? Where then did the weeds come from?’ NIV 28 “ ‘An enemy did this,’ he replied. “The servants asked him, ‘Do you want us to go and pull them up?’ NIV 28 “ ‘An enemy did this,’ he replied. “The servants asked him, ‘Do you want us to go and pull them up?’ NIV 29 “ ‘No,’ he answered, ‘because while you are pulling the weeds, you may uproot the wheat with them. NIV 29 “ ‘No,’ he answered, ‘because while you are pulling the weeds, you may uproot the wheat with them. NIV 30 Let both grow together until the harvest. At that time I will tell the harvesters: First collect the weeds and tie them in bundles to be burned; then gather the wheat and bring it into my barn.’ ” NIV 30 Let both grow together until the harvest. At that time I will tell the harvesters: First collect the weeds and tie them in bundles to be burned; then gather the wheat and bring it into my barn.’ ” NIV 31 He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field. NIV 31 He told them another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his field. NIV 32 Though it is the smallest of all seeds, yet when it grows, it is the largest of garden plants and becomes a tree, so that the birds come and perch in its branches.” NIV 32 Though it is the smallest of all seeds, yet when it grows, it is the largest of garden plants and becomes a tree, so that the birds come and perch in its branches.” NIV 33 He told them still another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into about sixty poundsof flour until it worked all through the dough.” NIV 33 He told them still another parable: “The kingdom of heaven is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into about sixty poundsof flour until it worked all through the dough.” NIV 34 Jesus spoke all these things to the crowd in parables; he did not say anything to them without using a parable. NIV 34 Jesus spoke all these things to the crowd in parables; he did not say anything to them without using a parable. NIV 35 So was fulfilled what was spoken through the prophet: “I will open my mouth in parables, I will utter things hidden since the creation of the world.” NIV 35 So was fulfilled what was spoken through the prophet: “I will open my mouth in parables, I will utter things hidden since the creation of the world.” NIV 36 Then he left the crowd and went into the house. His disciples came to him and said, “Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field.” NIV 36 Then he left the crowd and went into the house. His disciples came to him and said, “Explain to us the parable of the weeds in the field.” NIV 37 He answered, “The one who sowed the good seed is the Son of Man. NIV 37 He answered, “The one who sowed the good seed is the Son of Man. NIV 38 The field is the world, and the good seed stands for the people of the kingdom. The weeds are the people of the evil one, NIV 38 The field is the world, and the good seed stands for the people of the kingdom. The weeds are the people of the evil one, NIV 39 and the enemy who sows them is the devil. The harvest is the end of the age, and the harvesters are angels. NIV 39 and the enemy who sows them is the devil. The harvest is the end of the age, and the harvesters are angels. NIV 40 “As the weeds are pulled up and burned in the fire, so it will be at the end of the age. NIV 40 “As the weeds are pulled up and burned in the fire, so it will be at the end of the age. NIV 41 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. NIV 41 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. NIV 42 They will throw them into the blazing furnace, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth. NIV 42 They will throw them into the blazing furnace, where there will be weeping and gnashing of teeth. NIV 43 Then the righteous will shine like the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Whoever has ears, let them hear. NIV 43 Then the righteous will shine like the sun in the kingdom of their Father. Whoever has ears, let them hear.