In these lists, Peter is always listed first and Judas is always last. These differences do not discredit the scriptures, but simply suggest that the four accounts were written independently rather D., D. D. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". A city that is set on a hill cannot be hid." Jesus was going to show them how to understand this parable. KJV Matthew 13 1 The same day went Jesus out of the house, and sat by the sea side. 2 Such large crowds gathered around him that he climbed into a boat and sat down. 14:19) 7. Matthew 28:13 Saying, Say ye, His disciples came by night, and stole him away while we slept. Now whether there were indeed any such sower, yea or no, is not at all material: our Saviour’s design was not to inform them in a matter of fact, but of the different success of the preaching of the word; and for this purpose he brought this similitude, leaving the generality of the hearers to study out his meaning, concluding. I shall when I come to it more exactly consider what differences there are betwixt the evangelists in the terms they use in the explication which our Saviour giveth us of the parable; which he did not give before the multitude, but when he was alone, saith Mark, Mark 4:10. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. Parable of the soils It is God who speaketh in the Scripture, and it is God who giveth us to understand what is therein delivered. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". A peculiarly appropriate ending to a parable. 9. We might say that it would reveal those who had the ear to hear, from those who had not. "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". The Parable of the Sower. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/cal/matthew-13.html. Matthew 13:9. ὁ ἔχων, he that hath) Cf. Men’s ears must be bored, as David’s, their hearts opened, as Lydia’s, ere the word can enter. Matthew 22:17. ἀκ. Copyright StatementThe Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament. But John tried to deter him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?”, “Let it be so now; it is proper for us to do this to fulfill all righteousness.”. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". Give not, &c.— Even when the beam is cast out of thine own eye. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hcc/matthew-13.html. 13 Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? The two pairs of brothers (Peter and Andrew; James and John) are always listed ἀκ. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/scn/matthew-13.html. Ver. 1952. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". 1921-23. I have been curious about this passage of scripture for awhile: Matthew 26:13. These words were intended partly to show that all were not endued with true understanding to comprehend what he said, and partly to arouse his disciples to consider attentively that doctrine which is not readily and easily understood by all. Anyone who shares God's Word with others 15. College Press, Joplin, MO. Where is there a similar experience in the spiritual life? Its meaning is similar to the parable of the tares, which is that there will be an end-time … https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bul/matthew-13.html. Furthermore, they learned that all believers—not just those in positions of leadership—are called to intentionally and actively pursue peace: 6. 1840-57. Matthew 11:13… NIV®. What is the outer darkness in Matthew 22:13? Matthew 5:13-20 King James Version (KJV) 13 Ye are the salt of the earth: but if the salt have lost his savour, wherewith shall it be salted? Now as written in Revelation 13:3 “ And I saw one of his heads as it were wounded to death; and his deadly wound was healed: and all the world wondered after the beast. "George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary". 1974. Using Matthew 13:18-23, Mark 4:14-20 and Luke 8:11-15 what is the meaning of the parable about the Sower and the seed? The two pairs of brothers (Peter and Andrew; James and John) are always listed first. See comments for this statement at Matthew 11:15. Complete Concise Chapter Contents Solomon shows that all human things are vain. 2. 1897. "Schaff's Popular Commentary on the New Testament". 14 And in them is fulfilled the prophecy of Esaias, which saith, By hearing ye shall hear, and shall not … Matthew 7:6. Thus, says Origen, we may read the Scripture, and find no nourishment for the soul, unless God opens our mind, to see therein on what we are to nourish it. Matthew 13 The Parable of the Sower 1 On that day after Jesus went out of the house, he sat by the lake. The apostles themselves were in ignorance till Jesus Christ gave them the true meaning: aperuit illis sensum, ut intelligerent Scripturas: "he opened their understanding, that they might understand the Scriptures." --- all comes from God. We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. 1909-1922. Matthew 13:9. ὁ ἔχων ὦτα ἀκ. (601) Let him that heareth, hear: to him that hath shall be given. 1863-1878. Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while all the people … https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/kpc/matthew-13.html. Who hath ears to hear, etc. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". Comp. Later, in a house, He explains to the disciples the meanings of the parables of the sower, the weeds, and the fish caught in the net. 2 And great crowds gathered about him, so that he got into a boat and sat down. Saul is here for the first time called Paul, and never after Saul. Complete Concise Chapter Contents The calamities about to come upon the land. is common to all three Evangelists (Mark and Luke insert ἀκούειν). The choice Christ made of the twelve apostles to be his constant followers and attendants, and to be sent abroad as there was occasion, to preach the gospel. By David J. Stewart Matthew 24:13 clearly speaks of the 7-year Tribulation Period and does NOT refer to a believer's salvation in any way. The former would in this case imply the latter. 2013. Commentary on Acts 13:4-13 (Read Acts 13:4-13) Satan is in a special manner busy with great men and men in power, to keep them from being religious, for their example will influence many. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica. BibliographyJ. But John tried to deter him, saying, “I need to be baptized by you, and do you come to me?” THE RESURRECTION OF JESUS Each of the four Gospels includes an account of the resurrection, and there are differences among the accounts. In these records we are given the following details regarding this event: https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/egt/matthew-13.html. Ἔξεστι] problem founded on theocratic one-sidedness, as though the Jews were still the independent people of God, according to their divine title to recognise no king but God Himself. Matthew 26:13 Verily I say unto you The following words are prefaced in this manner, to excite attention, and command belief: wheresoever this Gospel shall be preached in the whole world. 9.] What is the meaning of “where two or three are gathered” in Matthew 18:20? In these lists, Peter is always listed first and Judas is always last. To limit it to one thought is therefore to be pedantic, and indeed obviously incorrect. Matthew combines Jesus' teachings and miracles into thematic units, while Luke records these same teachings in different contexts throughout his Gospel. God's Word, message about the Kingdom Who is the sower/farmer? chap. 15. BibliographyEllicott, Charles John. Judas Agrees to Betray Jesus ( Zechariah 11:10-17 ; Matthew … "Peter Pett's Commentary on the Bible ". Proverbs 18:1 states, “A man who isolates himself seeks his own desire; he rages against all wise judgment” (New King James Version). Matthew 13 focuses mainly on a series of parables. Observe,1. What is the meaning of the Parable of the Two Sons? (9) Who hath ears to hear.—The formula had been used, as we have seen before (comp. R. 15 But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins. BibliographyRobertson, A.T. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". Matthew 13:19 "When any one heareth the word of the kingdom, and understandeth [it] not, then cometh the wicked [one], and catcheth away that which was sown in his heart. "People's New Testament". Finding the new version too difficult to understand? 5:13) 5. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/mpc/matthew-13.html. 1865-1868. v. 9. Who hath ears to hear, let him. This is he which received seed by the way side." Matthew 6:14-15 New International Version (NIV) 14 For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you. Then he sat there and taught as the people stood on the shore. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain. The Parable of the Sower. Some have ears to hear, some not. 13 After they had gone, an 20 angel of the Lord 21 appeared to Joseph in a dream and said, “Get up, take the child and his mother and flee to Egypt, and stay there until I tell you, for Herod 22 is going to look for the child to kill him.” 14 Then he got up, took the child and his mother during 23 the night, and went to Egypt. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. The parables of Jesus, found in the synoptic gospels, embody much of Jesus ' teaching.Jesus' parables are quite simple, memorable stories, often with humble imagery, each with a single message. How should Christians handle disputes (Matthew 18:15-17)? hear. Comp. The whole crowd was standing on the shore. (Heb. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tfg/matthew-13.html. The chapter concludes with a trip to Jesus' hometown of Nazareth, where the people reject Him despite His wisdom and the mighty works He performs. xi. 4-9. assures us, that there are many passages hard to be understood. 45.) We remember an important foundational verse for Matthew’s Gospel: Now Jesus went about all Galilee, teaching in their synagogues, preaching the gospel of the kingdom, and healing all kinds of sickness and disease among the people (Matthew 4:23). All rights reserved. Some might have done so, but others would have taken it in more breadth. BibliographyBengel, Johann Albrecht. 12:14) Salt of "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/rwp/matthew-13.html. BibliographyHaydock, George Leo. An invitation to think of the hidden meaning, or rather a hint that there was such a meaning. Matthew 13. Renewal 1960. All men have not faith, saith St Paul. Matthew 26:31-35 New King James Version (NKJV) Jesus Predicts Peter’s Denial 31 Then Jesus said to them, “All of you will be [ a ] made to stumble because of Me this night, for it is written: Those who hear this are to learn the lesson which it teaches. W. McGarvey and Philip Y. Pendleton. Copyright StatementThe New John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible Modernised and adapted for the computer by Larry Pierce of Online Bible. The Parable of the Sower. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". πολλοί of Matthew 24:10 and the πλανής. Matthew 13:9. For it leaves room for considerable thought. πολλοί of Matthew 24:10 and the πλανής. "For I am not ashamed of the gospel of Christ: for it is the power of God unto salvation to every one that believeth; to the Jew first, and also to the Greek." Matthew 3:13-17 - NIV: Then Jesus came from Galilee to the Jordan to be baptized by John. Observe,1. "The Bible Study New Testament". BibliographyIce, Rhoderick D. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". THE SERMON ON THE MOUNT (part 20) Matthew 7:13-14 Today Jesus introduces a reality … Jesus, for example, likened the Kingdom of God to leaven (an image usually meant as corruption) or a mustard seed.Like his aphorisms, Jesus' parables were often surprising and paradoxical. Matthew 5:14 "Ye are the light of the world. For the Sermon on the Mount, Christ went to the hills; but on this occasion, he went to the seashore. Matthew 28:14 And if this come to the governor's ears, we will persuade him, and secure you. He that hath ears to hear, let him hear; which is an epiphonema, or conclusion of a speech, we met with before, and spake something to. Despite the disciples insisting they know exactly what Jesus is saying, later incidents in Matthew's gospel show they still lack complete understanding (Matthew 13:51–52; 16:21–23; 26:6–13). It is a way of speaking used by Christ, when anything of moment was delivered, and not so easy to be understood, on purpose to quicken the attention of his auditors, and stir up in them a desire of understanding what was said; which effect this had upon his disciples; see Mark 4:10. That brings Him glory (1 Peter 2:12). If it is next inquired, how it comes to pass that the former have ears, Scripture testifies in other passages, that it is the Lord who pierces the ears, (Psalms 40:7,)and that no man obtains or accomplishes this by his own industry. Used by Permission. First published online in 1996 at The Restoration Movement Pages. 1905. BibliographySchaff, Philip. 13:11) 4. (St. Jerome) See Chap. BibliographyPett, Peter. (10-15) The distress of the proud, luxurious women of Zion. He that hath ears let him hear (ο εχων ωτα ακουετω ho echōn ōta akouetō), So also in Matthew 11:15 and Matthew 13:43. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain.Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. 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Jesus talks about the narrow and wide gates. That which our Saviour spoke to the whole multitude was this. How can any persons pretend that the most mysterious, as well as the most sacred book in the world, is open to every understanding? Such large crowds gathered around him that he got into a boat and sat in it, while all the people … And the whole crowd stood on the beach. it is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men. This is the imputed righteousness of Jesus Christ (2nd Corinthians 5:21). 14 Ye are the light of the world. To claim that "endure" applies to salvation in Matthew 24:13 does NOT agree with Romans 4:5, i.e., a man's faith is COUNTED for righteousness. BibliographyKretzmann, Paul E. Ph. It is He who openeth our ears to hear, our heart to believe, and our mind to understand. 3 He told many stories in the form of parables, such as this one: πολλούς of Matthew 24:12 is described as apostasy, partly from the faith generally, and partly (Matthew 24:12) from the true Christian faith and life. At that moment heaven was opened, and he saw the Spirit of God descending like a dove and alighting on him. Standard Publishing Company, Cincinnati, Ohio. Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible. (Rom. Introduction. BibliographyPoole, Matthew, "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". He is disciplining, teaching these large crowds. 1 On the same day Jesus went out of the house # Matt. He that hath, etc. "Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers". 13:47-50 The parable of the dragnet is unique to Matthew. (not just Pastors / Super spiritual) 2. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/znt/matthew-13.html. Having told a story with a familiar ring Jesus then challenged His listeners to consider well how they interpreted His words. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". 17.) (St. Luke xxiv. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/matthew-13.html. Ver. The scriptural accounts of Mary, sister of Martha and Lazarus (who was raised from the grave), anointing Jesus’s head and feet with Spikenard ointment are recorded in Matthew 26:13, John 12:1-8, and Mark 14:3-9. Matthew 11:13, NLT: "For before John came, all the prophets and the law of Moses looked forward to this present time." The Expositor's Greek Testament. "Robertson's Word Pictures of the New Testament". 4 And as he sowed, some seeds fell along the path, and the birds came and devoured them. Matthew 13:9. ὁ ἔχων ὦτα ἀκ. BibliographyAlford, Henry. Broadman Press 1932,33. St. Paul (Acts xiii. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ice/matthew-13.html. You are 1. The introduction to this call or promotion of disciples; He … If God was enabling them to hear, or if they wanted to hear and sought a solution, then they would hear. That Jesus left them to find out. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". And it finally stresses the blessing for those who receive the seed properly, the blessing that can be their under the Kingly Rule of Heaven. Matthew 11:15. Study Ecclesiastes 1 using Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise) to better understand Scripture with full outline and verse meaning. “Let your light so shine” as a godly life gives convincing testimony of the saving power of God. These files were made available by Mr. Ernie Stefanik. You can’t be a true believer without being salt. 1) The road less travelled. 1685. In what ways do we preach this … "The Fourfold Gospel". Has to do with our losing the saltiness. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/pet/matthew-13.html. 1859. But why paint the picture? Indeed, he makes a distinction among the hearers, by pronouncing some to have ears, and others to be deaf. “Matthew does not purport to follow anything other than a topical arrangement, and most of his ‘time’ indicators are very loose.” (Carson) ii. They will bear the closest thought and are often enigmatical. [ See verse text ] Matthew is recording Jesus' Sermon on the Mount. Here in Matthew 10:2-4, and also in Mark 3:16-19, Luke 6:13-16, and Acts 1:13. "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". Matthew 10:22. Matthew 25:21 New International Version Update 21 “His master replied, ‘Well done, good and faithful servant! BibliographyNicol, W. Robertson, M.A., L.L.D. 1874-1909. Biblical Commentary (Bible study) Matthew 28:1-10 EXEGESIS: Matthew 28:1-10. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available on the Christian Classics Ethereal Library Website. 1 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the sea. 1897-1910. The greater diligence we use in hearing, the more apparent shall be our profiting. Matthew 24:13. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/matthew-13.html. Matthew 5:13-20 King James Version (KJV). B. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". In … Matthew 6:14. It is comforting to teachers and preachers to observe that even Jesus had to exhort people to listen and to understand his sayings, especially his parables. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jab/matthew-13.html. First published online in 1996 at The Restoration Movement Pages. It is the Holy Ghost alone who can effectually open our eyes, to see these waters that spring up to life eternal; and this special grace we are to obtain by humble and fervent prayer. All rights reserved worldwide. What does Matthew 5:13 mean? 1 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat by the lake. Let him hear. 1879-90. Question Gramps, I enjoy reading your posts. BibliographyJohnson, Barton W. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". All rights reserved. Learn more about the meaning of this Bible verse and why it's important today for Christians. Verses 13-21 In these verses, we have,I. Matthew 13. 13 That same day Jesus went out of the house and sat beside the sea. What is the meaning of the seed that fell along the path and the birds came and ate it up? According to biblestudy.org: The unusual thing about salt is that although it is vital to life and good health on planet earth, too much of it can be deadly. Matthew 13 Parable of the Farmer Scattering Seed 1 Later that same day Jesus left the house and sat beside the lake. 13:1–15; Mark 4:1–12; Luke 8:4–10 and sat by the sea. 3 He ( NASB: Lockman ) Greek : houtos lampsatoo ( 3SAAM ) to phos humon emprosthen ton anthropon, hopos idosin ( 3PAAS ) humon ta kala erga kai doxasosin ( 3PAAS ) ton patera humon ton en tois ouranois. Otherwise they would not gain the understanding that they should. Remember, Yeshua is talking to large crowds of people. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available on the Christian Classics Ethereal Library Website.Original work done by Ernie Stefanik. (not just Pastors / Super spiritual) 2. BibliographyTorrey, R. A. What Does "Endure" in Matthew 24:13 Mean? You have been faithful with a few things; I will put you in charge of many things. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/matthew-13.html. 13. So he divideth his hearers into auritos et surdos. tells the Jews, that although the Scriptures were read to them every sabbath-day, their very rulers did not understand them; and St. Peter, in his 2d Epistle (iii. What is the Parable of the Wheat and the Tares? The choice Christ made of the twelve apostles to be his constant followers and attendants, and to be sent abroad as there was occasion, to preach the gospel. B. "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". An invitation to think of the hidden meaning, or rather a hint that there was such a meaning. Commentary on Matthew 13:24-30, (Read Matthew 13:24-30, ) 36-43 This parable represents the present and future state of the gospel church; Christ's care of it, the devil's enmity against it, the mixture there is in it of good and bad in this world, and the separation between them in the other world. ÷MATTHEW 28:1-7 NASB (UPDATED) TEXT: MATTHEW 28:1-7 1 Now after the Sabbath, as it began to dawn toward the first day of the week, Mary Magdalene and the other Mary came to … Matthew 5:16 Let your light so shine before men Here Christ applies the foregoing simile to his disciples, and more fully opens the meaning and design of it. In the face of Jesus Christ sitting upon the throne (v. 26-28). Copyright � Broadman Press 1932,33, Renewal 1960. The description of the land in which the sower carried on his operations would present no difficulties to the hearers: the beaten paths, the rocky spots, the thorny patches were all familiar features of the fields in Palestine, and the fate of the seed in each case was in accordance with common experience. Comp. 1891. If ye forgive men their trespasses, your heavenly Father will also forgive you — We are not to infer from this, that the forgiving of injuries alone will entitle us to pardon.Surely not. Pray we that Christ would say Ephphatha unto us, and that when he opens our ears, and by them our hearts, that he would make the bore big enough: since with what measure we mete, it shall be measured to us, and unto us that hear shall more be given, Matthew 4:24. Matthew 28:15 So they took the money, and did as they were taught: and this … In his providences concerning the lower world, represented by the wheels and their motions (v. 15-25). Strive for peace with everyone. And a voice from heaven said, “This is my Son, whom I love; with him I am well pleased.”, Scripture quoted by permission. 14 For if you forgive other people when they sin against you, your heavenly Father will also forgive you.15 But if you do not forgive others their sins, your Father will not forgive your sins. An invitation to think of the hidden meaning, or rather a hint that there was such a meaning. In Matthew 7:13-14 Jesus talks about the narrow and wide gates. E.M. Zerr's Commentary on Selected Books of the New Testament. "The Adam Clarke Commentary". BibliographyWhedon, Daniel. What is the meaning of “where two or three are gathered” in Matthew 18:20? John Trapp Complete Commentary. (, Compiled & Edited by BST & Crosswalk Staff, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. 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. It contains salutary waters, but only those can be benefited by them, who see how to drink of the heavenly source. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". Matthew 5:13 A. Verses 13-21 In these verses, we have,I. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. A city that is set on an hill cannot be hid. You can’t be a true believer without being salt. it is thenceforth good for nothing, but to be cast out, and to be trodden under foot of men. ἀκ. Remember, Yeshua is talking to large crowds of people. What is the seed? What is the moral of the story? D. The structure of Matthew's first (of five, i.e., 5-7; 10-13; 18; 24-25 Ὁ δὲ ὑπομείνας] contrast to what in the σκανδαλισθής. "Calvin's Commentary on the Bible". 2 And great multitudes were gathered together unto him, so that he went into a ship, and sat; and the whole multitude stood on the shore. The prior passage recorded the Beatitudes, and now Christ turns to a series of short teachings on various topics. Johann Albrecht Bengel's Gnomon of the New Testament. BibliographyZerr, E.M. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". 14 Ye are the light of the world.Ye are the light of the world. (Matthew 13:1-2) On sitting down to teach with the audience standing, see under Matthew 5:1. All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.A printed copy of this work can be ordered from: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 1 Iron Oaks Dr, Paris, AR, 72855. πολλούς of Matthew 24:12 is described as apostasy, partly from the faith generally, and partly (Matthew 24:12) from the true Christian faith and life. BibliographyCalvin, John. It here refers to the understanding of the parable; the parable itself, as our Lord shows, signified the outward hearing. Let us pursue what makes for peace. Matthew 13:9. ὁ ἔχων ὦτα ἀκ. There is a selfishness that comes with isolation. Carefully read Matthew 24:7-13... "For nation shall rise against nation, and kingdom against kingdom: and there shall be famines, and pestilences, and earthquakes, in divers places. Give heed and seek to understand. Be at peace among yourselves. Jesus replied, “Let it be so now; it is proper for us to do this to fulfill all righteousness.” Then John … 1914. It was probably familiar in the schools of the Rabbis, when they were testing the ingenuity or progress of their scholars. Why Did Jesus Say 'You are the Salt of the Earth'? There is some difference in the terms used by Mark and Luke in their relations of this parable, Mark 4:3-8, and Luke 8:4-8; but none that are material, nor much to be considered by us, being they are in the parable. Michaelis, Mos. Salem Media Group. Matthew 5:16 "Let your light so shine before men, that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father which is in heaven." Matthew 5:16 Let your light shine before men in such a way that they may see your good works, and glorify your Father who is in heaven. He is disciplining, teaching these large crowds. He that hath ears to hear. "Commentary on Matthew 13:9". Dummelow and others believe "the house" in this case was that of Peter and Andrew in Capernaum. 26.) Whoever has powers of attention, let him now exert them; lessons most important for him to hear will now be presented. In Matthew 5:13, Jesus said, "You are the salt of the earth." As soon as Jesus was baptized, he went up out of the water. Go to, To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, Robertson's Word Pictures in the New Testament, The Popular Commentary by Paul E. Kretzmann, Greek Testament Critical Exegetical Commentary, Johann Albrecht Bengel's Gnomon of the New Testament, Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible, Schaff's Popular Commentary on the New Testament, George Haydock's Catholic Bible Commentary, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, E.M. Zerr's Commentary on Selected Books of the New Testament, Kretzmann's Popular Commentary of the Bible, Commentary Critical and Explanatory - Unabridged, Lange's Commentary on the Holy Scriptures. 2 And great crowds gathered about him, so that he got into a boat and sat down. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hac/matthew-13.html. What is the meaning of the Parable of the Laborers in the Vineyard? You are 1. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/matthew-13.html. A city that is set on a hill cannot be hid." Matthew 13:18 "Hear ye therefore the parable of the sower." Salt of the Earth (primary contextual meaning) 1. Listen, then. 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