Study 19 From the Book of Matthew is: Matthew 13:1-23
- The parable of the sower (or ‘the soils’) may be regarded as a parable to explain why our Lord taught in parables. How did this method serve to reveal truth to some and to hide it from others? What was the simple and searching condition of gaining benefit?
- In the parable of the sower what were the reasons why the same seed produced such different results? What conditions are signified by the different kinds of soil? What is indispensable to fruitfulness?