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And he began to speak unto them by parables. A certain man planted a vineyard, and set an hedge about it, and digged a place for the winefat, and built a tower, and let it out to husbandmen, and went into a far country.

Bible References

He began

Mark 4:2
And He taught them many things in parables, and said to them in His teaching,
Matthew 13:10
And the disciples, having come near, said to Him, "Wherefore dost Thou speak to them in parables?"
Matthew 21:28
"But what think ye? A man had two children; and to the first, he said, 'Child, go, work today in the vineyard.'
Matthew 22:1
And Jesus, answering, again spake to them in parables, saying,
Luke 8:10
And He said, "To you it has been given to know the mysteries of the Kingdom of God; but to the rest in parables; that, seeing, they may not see, and, hearing, they may not understand.
Luke 22:9
And they said to Him, "Where dost Thou wish that we make ready?"

A certain

Matthew 21:33
"Hear another parable. There was a man?? householder??ho planted a vineyard, and placed a fence around it, and dug a wine-press, and built a tower, and let it out to husbandmen, and went abroad.
Luke 20:9
And He began to speak to the people this parable: "A man planted a vineyard, and let it out to husbandmen, and went abroad for a long time.


Luke 13:6
And He spake this parable: "A certain man had a fig tree planted in his vineyard; and he came seeking fruit thereon, and found none.
John 15:1
"I am the true vine, and My Father is the husbandman.
Romans 11:17
And, if some of the branches were broken off, and you, being a wild olive, were grafted in among them, and became a joint-partaker of the root and of the fatness of the Olive tree;

And set

Acts 7:38
This is he who was in the assembly in the wilderness with the angel who spake to him on mount Sinai, and with our fathers; who received living oracles to give to us:
Romans 3:1
What, then, is the advantage of the Jew? Or what is the profit of circumcision?
Romans 9:4
who, indeed, are Israelites, whose is the adoption, and the glory, and the covenants, and the giving of the law, and the service, and the promises;

And went

Mark 13:34
It is as when a man away from home, having left his house, and having given authority to his servants, to each his work, commanded also the porter to watch.
Matthew 25:14
"For it is as when a man, going abroad, called his own servants, and delivered to them his goods:
Luke 15:13
And, not many days after, gathering all things together, the younger son went abroad into a far country, and there wasted his estate, living riotously.
Luke 19:12
He said, therefore, "A certain nobleman went into a far country, to receive for himself a kingdom, and to return.