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A parable is a succinct, didactic story, in prose or verse, which illustrates one or more instructive lessons or principles. It differs from a fable in that fables employ ...

What is a parable? - GotQuestions.org Home

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Answer: A parable is, literally, something “cast alongside” something else. Jesus' parables were stories that were “cast alongside” a truth in order to illustrate that ...

The Parables of Jesus

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a commentary and meditation on all the parables of Jesus in the Gospels.

What Is A Parable? A Bible Definition - Patheos

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May 22, 2014 ... The word parable is from the root word “paraballo” or in the Greek “parabole.” This compound word comes from “para” which means “to come ...

Meaning of Parable defined (What is a Parable, and How is it ...

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A clear definition of the word parable, followed by an explanation of the nature and interpretation of parables.

Parable | Define Parable at Dictionary.com

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Parable definition, a short allegorical story designed to illustrate or teach some truth, religious principle, or moral lesson. See more.

Parable - Definition and Meaning, Bible Dictionary - Bible study

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The range of meaning of the term "parable" (Gk. parabole [parabolhv]) in the New Testament closely parallels that of the Hebrew masal [l;v'm] in the Old ...

What Is a Parable? - Christianity - About.com

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A parable is a story with a deeper meaning. Jesus used parables to teach moral lessons to those who paid attention and hide the truth from his enemies.

Parable | Definition of Parable by Merriam-Webster

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a short story that teaches a moral or spiritual lesson; especially : one of the stories told by Jesus Christ and recorded in the Bible. Source: Merriam-Webster's  ...

Introduction to the Parables | Bible.org

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Aug 17, 2004 ... What is a parable? A parable is a fictitious or made up story designed to teach a lesson through comparison. When you hear the story, you can ...

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par·a·ble
[par-uh-buhl]
NOUN
1.
a short allegorical story designed to illustrate or teach some truth, religious principle, or moral lesson.
2.
a statement or comment that conveys a meaning indirectly by the use of comparison, analogy, or the like.
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