Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

For the kingdom of heaven is like unto a man that is an householder, which went out early in the morning to hire labourers into his vineyard.

The kingdom

Bible References

The kingdom

Matthew 3:2
"Repent!" he said, "for the Kingdom of Heaven is coming!"

A man

Matthew 9:37
Then he said to his disciples, "The harvest is abundant enough, but the reapers are few.
Matthew 21:33
"Listen to another figure. There was a land owner who planted a vineyard and fenced it in, and hewed out a wine-vat in it, and built a watch-tower, and leased it to tenants, and left the neighborhood.
John 15:1
"I am the true vine, and my Father is the cultivator.

Early

Matthew 23:37
"O Jerusalem, Jerusalem! murdering the prophets, and stoning those who are sent to her, how often I have longed to gather your children around me, as a hen gathers her brood under her wings, but you refused!

Labourers

Mark 13:34
just as a man when he leaves home to go on a journey, and puts his slaves in charge, each with his duties, gives orders to the watchman to keep watch.
Hebrews 13:21
fit you by every blessing to do his will, and through Jesus Christ carry out in us what will please him. To him be glory forever and ever. Amen.
2 Peter 1:5
For this very reason make every effort to supplement your faith with goodness, goodness with knowledge,