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Summary

And as they heard these things, he added and spake a parable, because he was nigh to Jerusalem, and because they thought that the kingdom of God should immediately appear.

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Bible References

They thought

Luke 17:20
And being asked by the Pharisees, when the Kingdom of God is coming, He answered them, and said, "The Kingdom of God comes not with observation;
Acts 1:6
They, therefore, having come together, were asking Him, saying, "Lord, dost Thou at this time restore the Kingdom to Israel?"
2 Thessalonians 2:1
Now we request you, brethren, regarding the coming of our Lord Jesus Christ, and our gathering together to Him,

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John 11:35
Jesus wept.
Acts 3:20
and that He may send forth Christ Jesus who had been before appointed for you;