Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
When vintage-time approached, he sent his servants to the vine-dressers to receive his share of the grapes;
At vintage-time he sent a servant to the vine-dressers, for them to give him a share of the crop; but the vine-dressers beat him cruelly and sent him away empty-handed.
But he who had not been told it and yet did what deserved the scourge, will receive but few lashes. To whomsoever much has been given, from him much will be required; and to whom much has been entrusted, of him a larger amount will be demanded.
"I am the Vine--the True Vine, and my Father is the vine-dresser.
God, who in ancient days spoke to our forefathers in many distinct messages and by various methods through the Prophets,