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Parables of Jesus

This is a complete list of the parables of Jesus Christ. A parable is an earthly story with a spiritual truth. This list of parables is alphabetically arranged. 
 Parable  Matthew  Mark  Luke  John
 Alert servants     13:33-37  
 Barren fig tree    13:6-9
 Bread of life      6:31-38
 Budding fig tree  24:32-35  13:28-32  21:29-33
 Children in market  11:16-19  7:31-35
 Christian light  5:14-16  4:21-23  8:16-18
 Dinner guests    14:15-24
 Divided kingdom  12:24-30  3:22-27  11:14-23
 Feast invitations    14:12-14
 Friend at midnight    11:5-13
 Good Samaritan    10:25-37
 Good shepherd      10:1-18
 Great physician  9:10-13  2:15-17  5:29-32
 Grooms attendants  9:14-15  2:18-20  5:33-35
 Growing seed    4:26-29  
 Hidden treasure  13:44  
 Householder  13:52  
 Humbled guest    14:7-11
 King's war plans    14:31-33
 Laborers in vineyard  20:1-16  
 Landowner  21:33-46  12:1-12  20:9-18
 Leaven  13:33  13:20-21
 Lost coin    15:8-10
 Lost sheep    15:4-7
 Marriage feast  22:1-14  
 Mustard seed  13:31-32  4:30-32  13:18-19
 Net of fish  13:47-50  
 New cloth  9:16  2:21  5:36
 New wine  9:17  2:22  5:37-39
 Pearl of great price  13:45-46  
 Pharisee and tax collector    18:9-14
 Prodigal son    15:11-32
 Rich man & Lazarus    16:19-31
 Rich fool    12:16-21
 Salt without taste  5:13  9:50  14:34-35
 Servant's duty    17:7-10
 Sheep and goats  25:31-46  
 Sign of Jonah  12:38-42  11:29-32
 Tares in field (part 1)  13:24-30  
 Tares in field (part 2)  13:36-43  
 Ten Minas    19:11-27
 Ten talents  25:14-30  
 Ten virgins  25:1-13  
 The Sower (part 1)  13:3-9  4:3-20  8:4-15
 The Sower (part 2)  13:18-23  
 Two debtors    7:41-43
 Two sons  21:28-32  
 Unclean spirit  12:43-45  11:24-26
 Unjust judge    18:1-8
 Unjust steward    16:1-13
 Unmerciful servant  18:21-35  
 Unprepared builder    14:28-30
 Vine and branches      15:1-17
 Watching servants    12:35-40
 Wise builder  7:24-27  6:47-49
 Wise servant  24:45-51  
 Wise steward    12:42-48