Then Jesus asked, "What is the kingdom of God1 like?2 What shall I compare it to?
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It is like a mustard seed, which a man took and planted in his garden. It grew and became a tree,3 and the birds of the air perched in its branches."4
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Again he asked, "What shall I compare the kingdom of God to?
It is like yeast that a woman took and mixed into a large amount of flour until it worked all through the dough."5
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Then Jesus went through the towns and villages, teaching as he made his way to Jerusalem.6
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