And Jesus answered and spoke to them again by parables, and said,
And Jesus said to them, Can the sons of the bridechamber mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them? But the days will come when the bridegroom shall be taken away from them, and then they shall fast.
When the unclean spirit has gone out of a man, he walks through dry places seeking rest, and finds none.
And He spoke many things to them in parables, saying, Behold, the sower went out to sow.
For the kingdom of Heaven is like a man, a housemaster, who went out early in the morning to hire laborers into his vineyard.
But what do you think? A man had two sons; and he came to the first and said, Son, go work in my vineyard today.
And with many such parables He spoke the Word to them, as they were able to hear it.
And He said, To you it is given to know the mysteries of the kingdom of God. But to others I speak in parables, so that seeing they might not see and hearing they might not understand.