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
saying, "Repent ye for the Kingdom of Heaven has drawn near;

A man

Matthew 9:37
Then He saith to His disciples, "The harvest, indeed, is abundant, but the laborers few;
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.
John 15:1
"I am the true vine, and My Father is the husbandman.

Early

Matthew 23:37
Jerusalem! Jerusalem! that kills the prophets, and stones those sent to her! how often did I wish to gather your children together, as a hen gathers her chickens under her wings, and ye would not!

Labourers

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.
1 Corinthians 15:58
Therefore, my beloved brethren, become steadfast, immovable, abounding in the work of the Lord, knowing that your labor is not in vain in the Lord.
Hebrews 13:21
make you perfect in every good thing to do His will, working in you that which is well-pleasing in His sight, through Jesus Christ; to Whom be the glory forever. Amen.
2 Peter 1:5
and, even for this very reason, adding all diligence, in your faith supply virtue; and in virtue, knowledge;